Horror News Network – The Horror News You Need!

FEATURED STORIES

,

Bad Robot Adds Six New Films

/
Get ready horror fans, it looks like Bad Robot has some interesting films in the work. Deadline is reporting that Bad Robot has locked in six new projects from rising filmmakers. While there isn’t too much to learn about the films just yet, The Steps…
, ,

'The Bone Collector' Series Coming to NBC

/
Deadline is reporting that NBC has awarded a premium script commitment to a Bone Collector series coming from VJ Boyd and Mark Bianculli. The series synopsis reads as: The Bone Collector follows Lincoln Rhyme, a retired genius forensic criminologist…
, ,

William Goldman Passes Away at Age 87

/
We have sad news to report as William Goldman has passed away at the age of 87 due to complications from colon cancer and pneumonia. Goldman was a two-time Academy Award winter for his screenplays, the first coming in 1969 with Butch Cassidy and the…
, ,

General Mills Launches 'Work with the Monsters' Website

/
When it comes to choosing a favorite breakfast cereal, one thing is for sure, horror fans and monster cereals go hand in hand. When the weather gets a bit cooler and leaves start to change color these fabulous cereals packed with essential vitamins and…
,

'Halloween's' Voice of Dr. Loomis Colin Mahan: The Horror News Network Interview

/
Casual fans of  horror movies, and Halloween in particular, always assume that the hardcore fans love Michael Myers or Laurie Strode the best.  But real fans love one man and one man only when it comes to the original Halloween films: the maniacal and…
,

Blumhouse TV to Team with Amazon Studios

/
Deadline is reporting that Amazon Studios has teamed with Blumhouse Television to release eight horror films which will all be connected thematically. The movies will be created by a variety of filmmakers and will be released through Amazon Prime Video. Amazon's,…

SPONSORS

, ,

Jeryl Prescott Joins 'Swamp Thing'

/
Former Walking Dead actress Jeryl Prescott has signed on to play the role of Madame Xanadu in Swamp Thing, according to a report on Deadline. Prescott joins Derek Mears, Jennifer Beals, Crystal Reed, and Maria Sten on the series which follows a humanoid/plant…
,

Halloween ComicFest 2018 Returns on Saturday October 27

/
Fans of comics, Halloween, and free stuff will want to check out this year's Halloween ComicFest (HCF) which will feature 34 free comic book titles.  The 8th Annual event will take place on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at participating comic stores…
, ,

'The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Season Two has Begun Filming

/
Ahead of its first season premier, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina season two has already begun filming according to Kiernan Shipka, star of the Netflix series. She said she is currently on set for the show’s sophomore season even though the first…
,

New Regency Lands Rights to 'Dark Harvest'

/
According to Deadline, New Regency has picked up the rights to Norman Partridge’s book Dark Harvest. Michael Gilio will adapt the story with Matt Tolmach and David Manpearl serving as producers. Published in October 2006 by Cemetery Dance Publications,…
,

Alexander Skarsgard Joins 'Godzilla vs. Kong'

/
Deadline has a report that Alexander Skarsgard is the latest actor to join Godzilla vs. Kong. The Emmy Award-winning Skarsgard is most known for his portray of Eric Northman on the cult TV show True Blood. When it is finally released in 2020, Godzilla…
,

James DeMonaco Thinks Next Installment of 'The Purge' May be the Last

/
If there’s one franchise could provide potentially limitless content it would have to be The Purge. The series has spawned four films and a TV series which is currently airing on the USA Network. Franchise creator James DeMonaco recently told Entertainment…
,

James Karen Passes Away at 94

/
We have sad news to report today as long-time actor James Karen passed away yesterday at the age of 94. Karen appeared in a slew of movies and TV shows dating all the way back to 1948. He is loved by genre fans for his roles in Frankenstein Meets the…
, ,

'Ad Nauseam' Author Michael Gingold: The Horror News Network Interview

/
Horror fans who were born after the year 2000 may find it hard to believe that the only way to discover what film was opening at your local theater on any given weekend was by perusing the entertainment section of your local newspaper.  If you were lucky,…
,

Netflix Releases Trailer for 'Bird Box'

/
Get ready for an attack on the senses as Netflix has released the official trailer for Bird Box. The two-and-a-half minute trailer shows a world thrown into chaos as a woman tries to protect her children from unseen creatures. While the premise may seem…
,

Crain's Story Likely Complete on 'The Haunting of Hill House'

/
Unless you are living under a rock you must now know that Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House is taking the world by storm. Directed by Mike Flanagan (Hush, Oculus) Hill House follows the Crain family as they move into an old home hoping to fix it…
,

Roxanne Benjamin to Write 'Night of the Comet' Remake

/
It looks like another 80s cult classic film is set to make its return. Deadline is reporting that Orion Pictures has tasked Roxanne Benjamin to write the Night of the Comet remake.  Benjamin is known to genre fans for her work on XX, Southbound, and…
,

'The Boy' Sequel Set to Star Katie Holmes

/
Deadline is reporting that Katie Holmes has been cast as the lead in the upcoming sequel of The Boy. Director, William Brent Bell returns to direct the thriller with Stacey Menear once again writing the script. From what we gather, filming is set to…
,

Extended Trailer Arrives for 'The Passage'

/
An extended trailer for the FOX series The Passage premiered today bringing with it plenty of drama and frights. The 90-second trailer shows an employee going rogue in order to protect a young girl. As the duo hit the road we see glimpses of them being…
,

Why 'The Haunting of Hill House' is the Year’s Best Series

/
Over the last decade there have been many very successful genre TV shows like Stranger Things, The Walking Dead, American Horror Story, and Bates Motel, just to name a few.  The latest series to scare up fans is The Haunting of Hill House from Netflix.…
,

'The Walking Dead' Falls Yet Again

/
We hate to sound like a broken record but The Walking Dead ratings continue to hit new lows. Deadline is reporting that the trend continued with the shows latest episode, “Warning Signs.” The episode drew a score of 1.94 among the coveted 18-49 demographic. Andrew…
,

Fangoria Magazine Vol. 2 Issue #1 - The Horror News Network Review

/
Every horror fan that grew up in the 80's and 90's lived by Fangoria magazine. That's where we got our industry news, information about upcoming films, in-depth interviews with our favorite directors and we all probably ordered something from the ads…
,

LeBron James and Vertigo Entertainment Teaming up to Resurrect 'Friday the 13th'

/
Could Jason Voorhees be the next slasher to reappear on the big screen? According to a report from Deadline, Vertigo Entertainment and LeBron James’ SpringHill Entertainment are in talks to bring Friday the 13th back to the silver screen. In fact, meetings…
,

Trailer Arrives for 'The Prodigy'

/
While many of you may have seen the trailer as it accompanied the latest Halloween feature, today Orion Pictures officially released the trailer for The Prodigy. If you enjoy creepy kids, this movie could be right up your alley.  While the preview doesn’t…
,

Vinessa Vidotto Joins Netflix's 'Lucifer'

/
Deadline is reporting that Vinessa Vidotto has been added to the cast of Lucifer. Vidotto, who is relative newcomer will play the role of Remiel, a “classic little-sister” character who admires her brother, the oldest of all angels Amenadiel. The…
,

'Halloween' Chops the Box Office to Pieces With a $77.5 Million Dollar Debut

/
Expectations were high for the long-awaited reboot of John Carpenter's Halloween, and it is safe to say that the film didn't disappoint at the box office with a $77.5 million three-day debut.  The total was the second largest October opening weekend…
,

Exclusive: 'Edgar Allan Poe's Snifter of Terror' Preview

/
This Halloween Ahoy Comics will be unleashing Edgar Allan Poe’s Snifter of Terror, a horror anthology in the format of a magazine.  A pretty bold move for the publisher in the digital age.  The magazine presents itself as an anthology in the same…