George Romero Speaks His Mind At Haunt X

George Romero

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George Romero stands tall in the VIP Suite at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport, his long grey hair pulled back in a ponytail, his head leaning forward to look over the rims of his large black-rimmed glasses, and a small group of adoring fans standing casually around him.

A young man with a mohawk animatedly tells him about how Romeros business partner once gave him grief over requesting an autograph on his copy of “Night of the Living Dead.” Turns out the video, which he received when he was just 8 years old, was a bootleg. Romero smiles and they all have a carefree laugh at the story.

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