While we celebrate the one-year anniversary of our pilot episode premiere, “Hellgate Academy” was just announced as an official selection at the Diabolical Horror Film Festival, and Kane Prestenback was nominated for Best Actor at their Carnage Awards. We also just finished a month of sharing a variety of new content on all of our social pages. Check them out everywhere @hellgateacademy for behind-the-scenes photos, stories about our creative process, and much more.
Best Web Series Winner
Amazing news! “Hellgate Academy” was just selected by Independent Horror Movie Awards as the Winner of Best Web Series.
Our pilot episode was also nominated for Best Cinematography, Best Special Effects, and Best Humor.
Official Pilot Trailer Released at NYCC 2018
We are so excited to release the official trailer for our pilot episode. Creator and Star Kane Prestenback has been attending the 2018 New York Comic Con, taking in fantasy, horror, and demon themed panels and meeting fellow creators, and officially revealed the trailer on YouTube and all of our social media outlets as part of the convention! Follow along with our Comic Con adventures on Instagram, and please Like, Comment, and Share our trailer! Subscribe now to be the one of the first to see the pilot episode when it premieres later this month.
Behind the Scenes & Social Media
Check out some behind the scenes photos from our shoot in June that we shared on our Facebook page. And don’t forget to follow us on all of our social media accounts to stay up to date with all the latest news.
Principal Photography Completed
We are very excited to announce that principal photography for our pilot episode began over the weekend and has now been completed. Even more exciting, we are so happy to be able to say that we finished ahead of schedule and under budget! Thank you to everyone who joined us on set. We are preparing behind-the-scenes features coming in the next few weeks, so stay tuned for more during our post-production stage.
Pilot Episode Pre-Production
Thanks to everyone who donated to our Indiegogo campaign! Because of your contributions, pre-production is underway for our pilot episode, titled “First Rites.” Filming is expected to begin in June. Stay tuned for more details.
Welcome to Hellgate Academy
Welcome to the new website for the urban fantasy webseries, Hellgate Academy. This is where we plan on sharing any news regarding the production, such as release dates, behind-the-scenes material, festival showings, awards, and more.