Nicholas Vince played The Chatterer Cenobite
in Clive Barker's Hellraiser
and Hellbound: Hellraiser II
. He also played Kinski
in Barker's Nightbreed
. A Director's Cut of this was released in October 2014 from Scream!Factory and quickly rose to No. 1 Horror DVD/BluRay on amazon.com.
After working on the movies, Nicholas contributed stories to the Hellraiser and Nightbreed comics published by Marvel. He also wrote the Marvel UK comics Warheads
and Mortigan Goth: Immortalis
He contributed short stories and articles to Fear
and Skeleton Crew
magazines, and for the latter created the series of interviews The Luggage in the Crypt.
This featured interviews with Neil Gaiman, Joe R. Lansdale and Clive Barker. He's recently revived the interviews for the Nicholas Vince YouTube channel
In 2012, after working in the IT industry for sixteen years, he returned to writing with the publication of his short story anthology, What Monsters Do
. This volume is ranked as 5* on amazon sites. He dramatised two of the stories, Tunes From the Music Hall
and Green Eyes
, for the London Horror Festival 2013
. The play gained two 4/5 star reviews.
His second volume of short stories, Other People's Darkness and Other Stories
was published in March 2014. gingernutsofhorror.com said it is: "... a tapestry of terror that will shock you, bring you to tears and linger in your subconscious for days."
He also returned to acting, with a starring roles in Metamorphosis
(dir. Robert Nevitt) and Hollower
(dir. MJ Dixon); and rehearsed readings of Trans Scripts
(by Paul Lucas) in Bridport and London. Recently he filmed Borley Rectory
(dir. Ashley Thorpe), Mindless
(dir. Katie Bonham), Remnant
(dir. Andy Stewart) and Rats
(dir. Mark Logan).
He created the machinima music video for We Are The Hearts