DEAD ANT had its World Premiere on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California at the Screamfest Horror Film Festival.
In attendance from the film were Tom Arnold (Sons of Anarchy, True Lies), Jake Busey (The Predator, From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series), Rhys Coiro (Texas Rising, Entourage), Leisha Hailey (The L Word, Bosch), Danny Woodburn (Bones, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Michael Horse (Twin Peaks), Sydney Sweeney (Pretty Little Liars, The Ward), Joi Liaye (The Fosters), Nic Novicki (Boardwalk Empire), Director and Writer Ron Carlson (All American Christmas Carol, Life Blood)
Other guests who attended were Selma Blair (Mom and Dad, Legally Blonde), Lydia Hearst (Swing State, #Horror), Mike Mendez (Big Ass Spider), Susan Slaughter (Ghost Hunters: International), Jocelin Donahue (The House of the Devil), Brian Huskey (Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising).
Guests celebrated with a Screamfest Opening Night After Party at hotspot The Lucky Strike LIVE. The night included a special musical performance by Sonic Grace featuring cast members Jake Busey, Leisha Hailey and Rhys Coiro.