"Mentally you're insane. Inside your head is a
twisted compulsion." Mariangela, Zombie
Abomination - IZM
A friend of the Director since high school, Mariangela got the moviemaking bug
somewhat later in life. Originally
just the “script girl”, Mariangela quickly moved
up the ranks during the filming
of Zombie Abomination, replacing the other bottom
feeders (i.e., the key grip,
the best boy, the gaffer, the producer, etc.) until she
finally achieved the
prestigious role of Script Girl-Assistant Director.
way, she auditioned and got the part of (interestingly enough) "Mariangela".
point during the filming, Mariangela caught Maria’s “hair
problem”, but other than
that, she was a pleasure* to work with.
(* Some cast members requested this footnote:
"Mariangela was NOT always a
to work with, in fact she was nicknamed “The Script Nazi” for her
on dialogue being delivered EXACTLY as it was written on the
page, even if the
CLEARLY had typographical or grammatical errors on it".
So if, perchance, you hear
ANY bad dialogue in this film, well, now you know who to blame...)
on Mariangela's role in Zombie Abomination - The Italian Zombie
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In the film, Mariangela plays
the longtime girlfriend of Katriona.
since elementary school, the two of them have been rivals in
winning the big prize when she stole Bruno’s twin
brother away from
Mariangela in high
school and married him.
Following his death, Katriona’s
descent into depression
(and madness) had
her reaching out for her friend
Mariangela’s support, but Mariangela
has her own
loss to deal with. Unbeknownst
to Katriona, Mariangela recently lost a
brother in a mysterious boating accident,
and all she has on her mind is revenge.
how far will the tendrils of her
Will they go so far as to include her
girlfriend and one-time rival?
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