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Netflix Teases 'Locke & Key' with Featurette

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Like taking a peak behind the curtain, Netflix has released a behind-the-scenes look at Locke & Key which shows how the story went from a best-selling comic book to a highly anticipated television series. The featurette also covers the "Head Key"…

Funko Announces 'American Psycho' Pop! Toys at 2020 London Toy Fair

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If you're a longtime American Psycho fan who would kill for some new collectibles, your mask of sanity is about to slip with today's announcement! Funko will be showing off new products at the 2020 London Toy Fair, which kicks off tomorrow morning at…

'Terminator: Dark Fate' 4K UHD Blu-Ray: The Horror News Network Review

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Terminator: Dark Fate is available now on digital, and Paramount Pictures will release a 4K UHD and Blu-Ray combo pack for home video on January 28th. The package contains two excellent transfers of the film and a series of special features which offer…

Rodo Sayagues to Direct 'Don't Breathe' Sequel

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While director Fede Alvarez will not return for the sequel to Don't Breathe, he did find a replacement that he knows and trusts. Rodo Sayagues, the co-writer (along with Alvarez) of 2016's Don't Breathe and 2013's Evil Dead remake, will make his directorial…

Dark Horse Comics Announces 'Alien: The Original Screenplay' Adaptation

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Following on the heels of Dark Horse Comics adaptation of William Gibson's unproduced Alien 3 script, Dark Horse (along with Twentieth Century Fox) returns to the Alien film series with a new series based on Dan O'Bannon's original screenplay. Alien:…

'Chucky' Gets Straight-to-Order Series at SyFy

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During the Television Critics Association winter press tour last Saturday, SyFy announced a new series based on the iconic horror figure Chucky, according to Variety. The show is set to be created by Don Mancini, writer of the Child's Play film series…

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Travel Channel Renews 'Ghost Nation' For a 20 Episode Second Season

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According to the official press release, Travel Channel has decided to pick up the second season of its new series Ghost Nation, starring the majority of the original Ghost Hunters crew: Jason Hawes, Steve Gonsalves, and Dave Tango. The decision doesn't…

Bernie Wrightson’s 'Frankenstein' Illustration Sells For $1.2 Million at Profiles in History Auction

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Bernie Wrightson's famed wrap-around cover for Marvel Comics 1983 edition of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein sold for a whopping $1.2 million at yesterday's Profiles in History auction in Los Angeles. The world-famous illustration (named after the chilling…

'The Early Days of McFarlane Toys': The Horror News Network Review

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If you grew up in the 90s, you couldn't make it through your childhood without having at least one encounter with one of the many products of McFarlane Toys. Whether it be their Ultra Action Figures of popular Spawn characters, their variety of Kiss and…

Shudder's 'Joe Bob's Red Christmas' Marathon Brings Horror to the Holidays

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The horror host with the most, Joe Bob Briggs, returns to Shudder on Friday, December 13 with an all-new Last Drive-In Special, appropriately titled for the holiday season as Joe Bob’s Red Christmas.  The triple feature will stream live at 9 p.m. (and…

Red-Band Trailer For 'The Grudge' Released by Sony

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Sony Pictures has released the red-band trailer for The Grudge, the latest attempt at a remake of the 2004 Japanese ghost feature Ju-On: The Grudge.  And just like the original, this film looks like it will creep the hell out of you (as well as give…

'The Conjuring 3' Gets Full Title and Official Synopsis

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Speaking of busting ghosts, according to Deadline the third film to be based on the paranormal investigations of Ed and Lorraine Warren now has its full title straight from Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It. The…

'Ghostbusters: Afterlife' Gets First Trailer

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Time to throw on those Proton Packs, Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for Ghosbusters: Afterlife, the first canon sequel to Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II from 1984 and 1989 respectively. Afterlife follows two children (Finn Wolfhard…

2000 AD's 'Defoe the Divisor' Writer Pat Mills and Artist Stewart Moore: The Horror News Network Interview

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Fans who grew up reading comic books in the 1980s are sure to recognize such 2000 AD staples such as the ABC Warriors, Strontium Dog, Slaine the Horned God, and the biggest export from the English weekly comic, Judge Dredd.   If you haven't been keeping…

'Criminal Macabre: The Big Bleed Out' Writer Steve Niles and Artist Gyula Németh: The Horror News Network Interview

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Steve Niles hard-boiled detective Cal McDonald has stalked the four color world of comics (and novels) since 1990, solving cases, killing monsters, and upsetting both human and non-human characters alike. For his latest misadventure, Niles has teamed…

'Locke & Key' Receives Premiere Date From Netflix

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Fans of the ever-popular author Joe Hill, who has multiple projects in varying stages of development, won't need to wait long for their next fix.  According to Deadline, the supernatural mystery series Locke & Key, based on a comic book series written…

BBC One's 'Dracula' Gets Premier Date

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Reported today via Deadline, the co-production of BBC One and Netflix Dracula the mini-series has received a premier date for January 1, 2020, letting BBC One viewers spend New Years Day with the Count! Although the worldwide release on Netflix is…

'Expedition Bigfoot's' Bryce Johnson and Russell Acord: The Horror News Network Interview

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Second only to paranormal programming on cable television, "reality-based" quests for cryptids and monsters have become much more common than actual sightings of the elusive creatures. With the popularity of these types of television series, it was…

Buy / Wait / Rent: December 2019 Blu-Ray Releases

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We sift through the new release heap so you don’t have to! Welcome to Horror News Network’s Buy / Wait / Rent, a monthly article devoted to the most highly-anticipated horror releases on Blu-ray. Here you will find the best home video releases…

'Swimming In Darkness' Artist/Writer Lucas Harari: The Horror News Network Interview

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Lucas Harari's debut graphic novel Swimming In Darkness (translated by David Homel) has generated a lot of buzz in the independent comics circles and received a prestigious seal of approval from Warren Ellis, who described Harari's work as "...noirish…

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Moved From March to November 2020

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Fans of boxing and MMA know that it is often difficult to schedule a championship match, and when it comes to a heavyweight monster showdown, this may also be the case. Warner Bros. and Legendary’s Godzilla vs. Kong has been delayed yet again, moving…

Elizabeth Banks to Direct and Star in 'The Invisible Woman'

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Variety is reporting that Elizabeth Banks is set to start and direct The Invisible Woman. The film will be written by Erin Cressida Wilson with Banks and her husband Max Handelman producing through their Brownstone Productions banner. At this point a…

'Our Encounters With Evil' Writer/Artist Warwick Johnson-Callwell: The Horror News Network Interview

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Warwick Johnson-Callwell's and Mike Mignola's original Dark Horse Comics graphic novel Mr. Higgins Comes Home entertained many classic monster and horror comic fans with its combination of humor and chills, punctuated by Johnson-Callwell's unique art…

Ormond Joins the Cast of 'The Walking Dead: World Beyond'

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As season 10 of The Walking Dead winds (or whispers, rather) to its mid-season finale, AMC remains busy building the TWD empire for years to come.  According to Deadline, the network has announced that Emmy winner Julia Ormond will join the cast of The…

'The Simpsons: Thanksgiving of Horror' Extends the Terror to a New Holiday

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Just in case the Halloween season flew by for you, and you're hankering for a Thanksgiving feast of animated thrills and chills, the producers of The Simpsons have an late gift to deliver to horror fans in the form of  "Thanksgiving of Horror", a three…

R.M. Renfield Feature Gets Director at Universal

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Coming in from Variety, Dracula's henchman Renfield will be getting a feature film at Universal Pictures set to be directed by Dexter Fletcher (Rocketman) with an original story by Robert Kirkman (The Walking Dead comics). Although Universal's "Dark…

'The Dollhouse Family's' Mike Carey and Peter Gross: The Horror News Network Interview

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The Dollhouse Family (the second title in Joe Hill’s new Hill House Comics line from DC Comics) continues the reemergence of the horror comic in the form of a complex dive into three seeming disparate horror sub-genres including Cthulu-like ancient…