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Skydance Interactive to Develop Virtual Reality Game 'The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners'

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The Walking Dead franchise is about to get up close and personal! Fans are used to consuming the popular series in comic book and television formats, and there have been numerous video game adaptations... but none quite like this. Variety reports…
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Trailer for J.J. Abrams' WWII Zombie Movie "Overlord" Arrives

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The trailer for the film Overlord dropped today and man, it looks gruesome. Directed by Julius Avery on a script from Billy Ray (Captain Phillips, The Hunger Games) and Mark L. Phillips (The Revenant, Vacancy), Overlord tells the story of a group of…
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Greg Nicotero to Helm 'Creepshow' TV Series

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Shudder general manager Craig Engler rocked the horror world today by announcing that the company has greenlit a new Creepshow TV series which will be directed and executive produced by Greg Nicotero. Each episode of Creepshow will feature a different…
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Anne Rice’s ‘The Vampire Chronicles’ Coming to Hulu

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According to the Hollywood Reporter, it appears that Anne Rice's popular vampire saga may finally make its way to television screens courtesy of Hulu. Hannibal and American Gods' Bryan Fuller (who was going to serve as the showrunner on the series) recently…
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McFarlane Toys to Produce 'Cuphead' Toy Line

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CUPHEAD mania will be jumping off of the screens of game consoles and into toy store shelves everywhere soon enough!  McFarlane Toys, in a press release on Tuesday July 17th, officially announced the acquisition of yet another toy license that began…
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Deborah Ayorinde Joins cast of HBO's ‘True Detective’ Season 3

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According to Deadline, Deborah Ayorinde will be joining an already solid cast for HBO's True Detective Season Three. Ayorinde (Girls Trip, Luke Cage, Sleepy Hollow) will portray Becca Hayes, the estranged daughter of retired Arkansas State Police…

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New Red Band Trailer Released for 'The Predator'

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Today 20th Century Fox has released the much-anticipated red band trailer for Shane Black’s upcoming film The Predator. The trailer which is over two minutes, is packed with action as we see a predator take on humans and even another predator. The…
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Comic Legend Richard Corben: The Horror News Network Interview

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Richard Corben's influence on the comic medium, particularly in the realms of horror and science fiction, can not be understated.  Corben's distinct style, either in color or black and white, inspired many of the generation of artists that came of age…
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Could a 'Child’s Play' TV Series be in the works?

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On Friday, legendary genre director, Don Mancini teased Child’s Play TV series via his Twitter account.  With the message “Do Not Adjust Your Set,” it certainly appears that Mancini, who has most recently worked on the series Channel Zero.  With…
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Clive Barker's 'Nightbreed' Coming to SyFy as a TV Series

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The word around Midian is that Clive Barker's classic Nightbreed is being turned into a television series for the SyFy channel. Based on a report by Deadline, Clive Barker and his team at Seraphim Films are working with original Nightbreed producers Morgan…
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AHOY Comics Editor-in-Chief Tom Peyer: The Horror News Network Interview

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The horror anthology has long been a favorite of comic readers, dating back to the origin of  horror comics with William Gaines' seminal EC Comics titles Tales from the Crypt and The Vault of Horror.  We still get the occasional horror anthology…
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Courtney B. Vance to Join the Cast of HBO's 'Lovecraft Country'

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What would another week in pop culture be without a Jordan Peele-project update?  This week it involves the HBO drama Lovecraft Country, in which Peele will produce along with heavyweights like screenwriter Misha Green, J.J. Abrams, Ben Stephenson and…
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'IT: Chapter 2' Begins Production

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IT’S BACK! According to James McAvoy’s Instagram, production on IT: Chapter 2 , the sequel to last year’s box office hit, has officially begun. The post to fans shows McAvoy sharing a witty pun and that cameras have begun rolling in Toronto,…
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Robert Zemeckis to Adapt 'The Witches' for Warner Brothers

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According to Deadline Robert Zemeckis is in talks to write and direct a film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic book The Witches. Guillermo Del Toro and Alfonso Cuaron are also said to be on board as producers of the film. The Witches was a novel…
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Blumhouse Announces Deal With Tang Media to Produce Horror Films for Chinese Audiences

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In an exclusive report from the Hollywood Reporter, Blumhouse Productions "...will make its foray into China via an ambitious new partnership with Tang Media Partners, the Shanghai- and Los Angeles-based entertainment company founded by Donald Tang in…
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Jon Bernthal to Return as Shane in 'The Walking Dead' Season Nine

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As AMC's The Walking Dead changes course amid ratings drops and the departures of key performers, the series still has a trick or two up its sleeves to keep viewers engaged. One of those tricks comes with the recent confirmation that a long-dead character…
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Dark Horse Comics and Netflix Unite to Publish 'Stranger Things' Comic Book

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Have you ever wondered what happened to Will Byers during Season One of Stranger Things?  Wonder no longer!  According to the official press release, Dark Horse Comics and Netflix are teaming up (starting in September of 2018) to produce officially…
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Marilyn Manson Records 'The Lost Boys' Soundtrack Staple 'Cry Little Sister'

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When The Lost Boys was released in late July of 1987, it brought slews of teenagers to the theaters.  When those teenagers left the theater, they headed straight for their local record store and purchased the hit soundtrack to the film to continue the…
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'Hereditary's' Second Weekend Holds Up at Box Office

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Much has been written about the polarizing effect that A24's Hereditary has had on the horror community (and many predicted a sharp decline at the box office after the first weekend), but Ari Aster's creepy take on family dynamics and satanism is still…
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'Lucifer' Picked Up By Netflix After Fox Cancellation

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According to the Hollywood Reporter, Fox's Lucifer just got a new lease on life courtesy of streaming giant Netflix.  It is not clear when the series will return for a fourth season, or how many episodes it will consist of, but Lucifer fans can rest…
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Upcoming Season of 'American Horror Story' to Feature a Crossover

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American Horror Story showrunner Ryan Murphy announced on Twitter that the next season of the show will be a crossover between season one’s Murder House and season three’s Coven. https://twitter.com/MrRPMurphy/status/1007361446093586432 Murder…
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'The Nun' Gets in the Habit with First Trailer

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Just in from The Hollywood Reporter, the first trailer for upcoming horror movie The Nun, a spin-off in The Conjuring universe, has been released by Warner Bros. When a young nun takes her own life at an abbey in Romania, a priest with a haunted…
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Jordan Peele Bringing 'Gargoyles' Back to Life?

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Perhaps Jordan Peele is serious about not acting anymore?  Following the sketch comedy veteran's wildly successful directorial debut (2017's box office smash Get Out), Peele apparently now has his sights set on tackling a cult 90's cartoon.  According…
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Ewan McGregor to Play Danny Torrance All Grown Up in 'The Shining' Sequel Doctor Sleep

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Who knew Danny Torrance would grow up to be such a hunk! The beyond-traumatized adolescent protagonist of Stanley Kubrick's iconic 1980 film, The Shining, is the adult star of the upcoming sequel, Doctor Sleep. We've known for a while that Mike Flanagan…
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The Shocking Truth Behind 'Hereditary's' Low Cinemascore!

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A24's Hereditary delivered the best opening in the short history of the company, delivering $13.5 million in its first weekend at the box office.  The closest film released from A24 to Hereditary's opening was 2016's The Witch which made $8.8 million…
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'Hereditary': The Horror News Network Review

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First time writer/director Ari Aster's Hereditary opens in theaters this weekend after months of unbelievable hype. A24, the studio behind similar projects like The Witch and It Comes at Night, have been sure to market the film with clever and haunting…
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'Halloween' Trailer Arrives

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After a long wait, Blumhouse has dropped the highly anticipated trailer for Halloween. The trailer showcases Laurie Strode ready to take on the boogeyman, Michael Myers, in all his brutal glory. David Gordon Green directed the film and also co-wrote…