Peter Laws is an ordained Baptist minister with a taste for the macabre. His Master’s Degree Thesis explored the religious themes found in films and stories that frighten or disturb us. It was shortlisted for a theology prize. He writes a monthly column in the print magazine The Fortean Times and also hosts the popular podcast The Flicks That Church Forgot which reviews thriller and horror films from a theological perspective. He regularly speaks and preaches at churches and events. He lives with his family in Bedfordshire.