Tuesday, October 12, 2010

‘Evil Dead’ actress: Michigan’s film industry is alive

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Aspiring filmmakers don’t need big bucks, says Michigan State University alumna Betsy Baker, best known as queen of gore in the shoestring-budget film “Evil Dead.” She returns to campus for the Oct. 15 musical debut of the 1970s cult classic.

Nor do they need to jet to New York City or Los Angeles to launch their careers: Michigan’s burgeoning film industry offers the resources to take center stage.

Those are the messages Baker will communicate to students while attending their movement and makeup classes, hosting acting workshops and riding on the “Evil Dead: The Musical” Homecoming float. She’ll also host a public acting workshop and a free screening of “Evil Dead.”

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