2:00 PM | Location: Oklahoma HIJ presented by Robot House

Creating Count Gregore: Q&A with John Ferguson aka Count Gregore

It was only gonna be for two years...On May 10, 1958, via WKY TV, the world was introduced to late-night horror host Count Gregore via the station's "Shock Theater" program. Played by genre pioneering actor and broadcaster John Ferguson, the Count would go on to be a part of TV history for over 60 years and an Oklahoma pop culture legend. Join for this interactive Q&A with the Count himself to learn about his life, career and story of being a counterculture phenomenon.

Moderator: John Ferguson aka Count Gregore

Panelists: John Ferguson aka Count Gregore

Tracks: Film & TV, Horror, Pop Culture & Entertainment

2:00 PM | Location: Embassy Hotel: Crimson Meeting Room

Oklahoma’s Ghost Stories

Heard of the witch at Kitchen Lake? Visited the Hatchet House where Little Carey was murdered? Seen Effie at the Skirvin Hotel? Oklahoma folklorist Jeff Provine tells our state’s spooky stories while presenting his research techniques.

Moderator: Jeff Provine

Panelists: Jeff Provine

Tracks: Writing & Publishing, Supernatural & Paranormal, Horror, Workshop