Screams could be heard echoing through East London this week when the Annabelle: Creation horror experience opened it’s doors in Stratford.
A host of celebrities were invited down to try out the Warner Brothers Pictures and New Line Cinema experience.
Celebrities attending the opening night included Inbetweener James Buckley, Made in Chelsea stars Lucy Watson, Tina Stinnes and Olivia Bentley, popstar Talia Storm, sisters Lauryn and Amelia Goodman and scream queen Nikki Grahame of Big Brother fame.
Nikki Grahame said “it’s a total relief that it’s all over I thought I was just getting caught up in this like terror… this horror”
Talia Storm said: “it was amazing. I was not expecting that. I think you’re so hyped up before it that you’re going to be scared sh*tless, but it’s actually such an enjoyable experience because you’re ridiculously frightened but it was really really fun. I can’t take the smile off my face!”
Clair Meeks, who attended with husband James Buckley, said: “It was so scary, and for a second you forget that it’s not real”
Radio 1Xtra’s Yasmin Evans said “I felt like I was in the film! Very, very good”
This immersive horror experience features actual props from the movie. Combining effects, sound, lighting and immersive theatre to give visitors a fright of their lives. Director David F. Sandberg has been closely consulting with the experience makers to make it as true to the story as possible.