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MrWilly

Director - Actor - Producer - Adventurer

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PLEASE HELP ME FINISH MY SMOKIES COFFEE TABLE BOOKS!!

About 10 years ago I decided that I wanted to complete a couple books featuring my photography work.  The very first idea I had was to complete a book featuring images from The Great Smoky Mountains National Park stretching from Gatlinburg TN to Cherokee NC.  In 2006 / 2007 I got a good start on t…

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Willy Adkins LIVE on "The Unexplained World" Tonight!


LISTEN TO "THE UNEXPLAINED WORLD" LIVE TONIGHT WITH SPECIAL GUEST WILLY ADKINS!


FRIDAY FEBRUARY 3RD 2012 @ 10:PM


CLICK HERE TO LISTEN OR SET A REMINDER!


The Unexplained World broadcast with Annette and Edward Shanahanbroadcasting from the Chicago land area welcome on this night Mr. Willy Adkins.

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Willy LIVE on "One Foot Out Of The Grave"!


Listen to Out of the Grave LIVE tonight with special guest Willy Adkins!!  

Watch live streaming video from onefootoutofthegrave at livestream.com

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Happy 7th Birthday To My Daughter Dixie Belle!


So, today my oldest daughter Dixie Belle turned 7 years old.  Its really an amazing shock to my system.  7 years ago today started the hardest 11 days of my life, as upon being born Dixie Belle had a bacterial infection in her blood and was airlifted from Kishwaukee Community Hospital in Dekalb to …

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Holiday Healing in the Daily Chronicle

Feed’em Soup provides meal for ‘Holiday Healing Benefit’ By ANDREW MITCHELL - amitchell@shawmedia.com Created: Monday, December 19, 2011 5:30 a.m. CST DeKalb musician Jaysen Curran entertains diners Sunday at Feed’em Soup during the fourth annual “Holiday Healing Benefit” meal. Curran woul…

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Northern Star Article 9/19/2011

Northern Star file photo Egyptian Theatre Posted: Sunday, September 18, 2011 8:56 pm Aurora Schnorr   Friday, the Haunted Tour came back to the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St. Willy Adkins, Illinois Ghost Tours founder, led a tour of paranormal activity in the 82-year-old the…

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Headline News Update

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Final edits are being completed on my film "Headline News".  Thanks to Justin R. Romine for his hard work in editing (and watching a screen render for hours..lol).  The film now will be in the hands of Scott Potter at NoiseFloor in Chicago for audio design.   Its looking great thus far!

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Check Out My Current Film Project "Headline News"!

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Help Us Make Our Next Film!!!


"Headline News"


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Headline News is a joint effort of 4 people to make a short story come to life on screen! The world premier of this film is going to be…

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"Immortal Vengence" The Chronicles of Mr. Willy - Teaser Trailer Released!


"Immortal Vengeance"


The Chronicles of Mr. Willy


That is the working title for what is to be the very first film to feature the character known as "Mr. Willy".  The film is being written by Willy Adkins himself.   Willy tells us that, "while the film is fiction, several scenes will be based on real…

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The 2010 Chicago Horror Film Festival


The 2010 Chicago Horror Film Festival is shaping up to be an amazing event!  Hosting the event is Chicago's very own Master Ron Fitzgerald on Saturday & Sunday!  Mr Willy will grace the stage on Friday with gory thirst for the dark arts!  35 Awesome horror films will show over the 3 day festival!  …

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Help Me Get "I Hunt Ghosts" On DVD!!!

As several of you know, I'm buying full rights to the film "I Hunt Ghosts"  and paying for distribution for the film as well. To do this, I need investors to help cover expenses and have a few options that I've made available for those interested in helping... If your interested in helping me out b…

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Listen to Mr Willy on Dead Speak Radio Today!


Listen to Dead Speak Paranormal Radio LIVE Today at 6pm CST to hear my interview with the lovely Renee Graham!  Just click on the banner above to hear the show today at 6pm CST!


I'll be talking with Renee about the upcoming Afterlife Paranormal Conference this coming weekend, Mr. Willy's Killer Cr…

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Mr. Willy's Killer Creature "Spike" Now Available!

Spike the Cat came to be in 2009 with the help of CR Nightmare, and has remained in Mr. Willy's personal collection since creation.  Now finally to be released!  Spike is hand crafted and painted.  He has a spike mo-hawk, paw print feet, white capped needle whiskers and a chrome key charm!  Ma…

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Awesome Gothic Watch For Sale In My E-Store!


This Awesome Watch is Available For Sale in My Store!


Only a couple available!  ONLY $22 WITH FREE SHIPPING!


Brilliant Pirate Skull Men's Leather Cuff Watch made with genuine leather strip, excellent designed that draws admirations from friends and colleagues. Makes a great gift for your lov…

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I Hunt Ghosts - The Egyptian Theatre

Contemplating a change of focus...

Well, its blog time... Its been awhile since my last regular blog, and a certain topic has been on my mind a lot...

Over the last couple years I have seen numbers at my music / charity events decline... I have been booking some amazing artists like Bloodstream Parade, Dies Mali and even Marazene be…

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Tickets & Information Now Available For The 2010 Afterlife Paranormal Conference!

CLICK ON THE IMAGE ABOVE TO GET ALL THE DETAILS AND TO PURCHASE TICKETS!!!

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AMERICAN GHOST SOCIETY MULTI-CHAPTER MEETING MAY 2010


AMERICAN GHOST SOCIETY MULTI-CHAPTER MEETING IN SYCAMORE IL!
Willy Adkins (Dekalb Area Rep) & Chad Griffiths (Rockford Area Rep) are excited to announce the location of our next American Ghost Society Northern Illinois meeting!

When: Saturday, May 29 at 2pm
Where: Stratford Inn Hotel, 355 W …

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2010 Indy Horror Film Festival Award Winners!

Here is a list of the award winners from The 2010 Indy Horror Film Festival this weekend! I will be blogging soon about all of the event details! Thanks to everyone who came out to support independent art!











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Music Of Horror Kick Off Party

Mr Willy Will Be Hosting This Awesome Event!


Music of Horror


GET DISCOUNTED TICKETS USING DISCOUNT CODE "MRWILLY"


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