Evil Dead 2: Beloved icon, Danny Hicks needs horror fans help

BURBANK, CA - Evil Dead 2 actor, Danny Hicks (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
BURBANK, CA - Evil Dead 2 actor, Danny Hicks (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images) /

Evil Dead 2 icon, Danny Hicks needs the horror and con communities’ assistance with medical expenses. Find out how you can help this beloved actor.

Danny Hicks is a veteran actor that is a familiar face to those in the horror community and convention circles. For those of you that love Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead franchise, you will remember him as redneck Jake in Evil Dead 2.

He also starred in Scott Spiegel’s supermarket terror flick, Intruder as well as his friend, Bruce Campbell’s self-parody, My Name Is Bruce. For many years, he was also a staple of the con circuit traveling the country meeting and greeting his fans.

Unfortunately, those days for Danny are in the past. Full Empire Promotions is reporting that the actor is in need of assistance with medical expenses.

At 1428 Elm, we have had the pleasure of interviewing Danny Hicks and he is one of the most down-to-earth and approachable celebrities that truly adores his followers. A regular presence on social media until his recent condition, the thespian was always engaging his fan base by being consistently accessible and talkative.

If you had the great fortune of meeting him in person or even chatting with him on Facebook, you know what a genuine soul he is and how much he gives back to his supporters. Even at this difficult moment in his life, the actor will be signing autographs one last time.

This is your chance to get your memorabilia signed. Full Empire Promotions has an online store set up at this link. They will also give you the option to purchase a signed photo or you can send them your particular items that you want autographed. 100% of the proceeds will go to help Danny with his medical expenditures.

Next. A Nightmare on Elm Street and the 25 greatest ’80s horror movies. dark

The signing will take place early to mid-July. All orders are due by July 6.

Are you a fan of Danny Hicks? Have you met him in person? Let us know in the comments.