Watch the moment zombies take over Preston's St George's Centre

It was DVD signing like no other, as marauding zombies were sighted lurching around the St George's shopping centre in Preston.

By Emma Pearson
Friday, 1st March 2019, 8:30 am
Updated Friday, 1st March 2019, 9:37 am
Redcon-1 promo
Redcon-1 promo

Preston-based actor, write and producer Mark Strange was in town to sign DVD and Blu-Rays of his latest film Recon-1 - a creepy zombie film partially filmed in Preston and Leyland. And to help him with the signing, he brought along some undead companions.

Mark Strange, who grew up in Leyland and lives in Preston, both wrote and produced the film, as well as starring in it
The film tells the tale of a crack team of soldiers, who must battle through a zombie-filled Britain in a race against time to find a cure. Pictured is director Chee Keong Cheung

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Mark was in the HMV store in Preston's St George's centre yesterday, while his creepy companions startled passing shoppers
The film was released in cinemas in September and is now available on DVD and Blu-Ray
Of the filming, Mark said: "We had hundreds of extras from Leyland the support was brilliant.
As well as being an actor, Mark is also a martial arts expert and has starred in numerous action films
The film won praise from critics, with one describing it as a "getting stuck in with buckets of blood and attitude"