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Original 'Ghostbusters' Stars Dan Akroyd and Ernie Hudson Confirmed to Return for Sequel

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Who ya gonna call? The Ghosbusters 2020 casting director for a big 'Thank You' because The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed stars of the original two Ghostbusters films, Dan Akroyd and Ernie Hudson, will return for the long-awaited sequel in their respective…

'3 from Hell': The Horror News Network Review

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After a 15 year hiatus, Rob Zombie’s Firefly family returns to the silver screen for a limited Fatham Events theatrical engagement. While House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects were created on $7 million budgets, 3 from Hell was made on a budget…

Thousands Invade 6th Annual CT HorrorFest!

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This past Saturday, a giant horde of blood-thirsty horror fans descended upon the Naugatuck Event Center, in the normally quiet town of Naugatuck, Connecticut, to take part in Horror News Network's sixth annual CT HorrorFest; a Comic-Con type convention…

'It: Chapter Two' Repeats as Weekend Box Office Champ

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It: Chapter Two delivered another win for Warner Brothers and New Line with a second consecutive number one finish at the weekend box office. Pennywise accounted for an estimated $40.7 million, beating newcomer Hustlers by a wide margin, which earned…

'Halloween Kills' Set to Start Filming in Wilmington, NC

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As if October 31 doesn't come fast enough, filming is already set to begin on Halloween Kills, the upcoming sequel to 2018's Halloween, starring franchise legend Jamie Lee Curtis. Cameras will roll on Sept. 12 with the first scenes in Wilmington, NC according…

'Dark Shadows' Sequel Series Coming to The CW

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With confirmation from Deadline, legendary horror television series Dark Shadows will be getting a continuation on The CW network. The station, along with Warner Bros. Television, have inked a deal that will bring the followup series, titled Dark Shadows:…

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'Scary Stories' Finishes in Fifth Place; '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' Debuts in Sixth Place at Weekend Box Office

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Lionsgate's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark fell a reasonable -52% in its sophomore frame for an estimated $10 million at the weekend box office. The much-hyped film from director André Øvredal and producer Guillermo del Toro brought its domestic…

Season 3 Trailer of 'Mr. Mercedes' Drives up

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The official trailer for the third season of Mr. Mercedes has hit the internet and we have it for you below. The initial episode of the series premieres on September 10th at 10PM on Audience Network.  This season will consist of 10 one-hour episodes…

Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Colman Domingo Join 'Candyman'

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The team at Deadline is reporting that both Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Colman Domingo have signed on to join the upcoming Candyman film. The duo will join Yahya Adbul-Mateen II and Teyonah Parris who were previously announced to star. The film from…

Djimon Hounsou to Replace Brian Tyree Henry in 'A Quiet Place 2'

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Just in from The Wrap, Oscar nominee Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond, In America, Shazam!) has joined the highly-anticipated sequel A Quiet Place 2 replacing Brian Tyree Henry who left the project due to scheduling conflicts. Hounsou, whose upcoming…

James Wan's Atomic Monster Nabs 'The Troop'

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James Wan’s production company Atomic Monster has picked up the rights to the young adult fiction novel The Troop according to our friends at Deadline.  Written by Nick Cutter, The Troop has compiled numerous literary awards including Sunburst Award…

Monster Cereals to Team with Addams Family

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Here is a bit of interesting news coming straight from the team at General Mills. Our beloved Monster Cereals Boo Berry, Count Chocula and Franken Berry are returning this Fall and they are teaming with The Addams Family to offer downloadable pumpkin…

Toy, Statue Sculptor Larry Elig Talks Monsters at Terrificon: The Horror News Network Interview

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If you grew up playing with toys in the 80s or 90s, you've definitely spent many afternoons recreating famous monster mashes with something sculpted by Larry Elig! The talented artist worked on popular figures from Jurassic Park, Beetlejuice, Terminator…

Jim Starlin, Paul Gulacy, and Al Milgrom Discuss the Origins of Marvel's Magazine Line at Terrificon 2019 Panel

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Most horror fans of the 1970s fondly recall Marvel's black and white magazine sized comic books, and for many of those that grew up in that era, they often served as an introduction to the horror genre  and Marvel's versions of classic monsters like…

'Nocturnals' Creator Dan Brereton Discusses Art and Horror at Terrificon: The Horror News Network Interview

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Between his successful Kickstarter initiatives and the upcoming 25th anniversary of his groundbreaking Nocturnals comic franchise, writer/artist Dan Brereton is one busy guy. His appearance at Terrificon 2019- his first convention ever in the state of…

'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' Rakes in $2.3 Million in Preview Night Ticket Sales

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Talk about starting off with a bang!  Lionsgate Films' theatrical adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is off to a great start, pulling in $2.3 million in its Thursday night premiere run in just over 2,500 locations throughout North America. …

Guillermo del Toro Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star; Offers to Finance One for Legendary Monster Make-Up Artist Jack Pierce

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Oscar winner and fan favorite writer/director Guillermo del Toro (known as a super fan of monsters, horror, and Disney's Haunted Mansion) received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, and, true to his nature, took the opportunity to promote one…

Danny Trejo Rescues Special Needs Child from Overturned Vehicle

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On screen, Danny Trejo has taken on corrupt politicians and drug lords in Machete, dabbled in vampirism in From Dusk Till Dawn, and successfully captured the Firefly family in The Devil's Rejects. His charismatic attitude and his ability to accomplish…

Official Trailer Revealed for 'The Addams Family'

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Today MGM revealed the official trailer for The Addams Family. Filled with the creepy and the kooky, the two-and-a-half-minute preview re introduced us to the monstrous family as they relocate to New Jersey. The Addams Family stars Finn Wolfhard,…

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Coming to Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights

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Not to be outdone by yesterday's Creepshow maze announcement out in Hollywood, Universal Orlando and Universal Hollywood just announced a haunted house based on Jordan Peele's Us for this year's Halloween Horror Nights events. According to Universal…

'Creepshow' Coming to Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood

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Hot on the heels of Shudder's upcoming Creepshow series, Universal Hollywood has just announced that the anthology scarefest will make its Halloween Horror Nights debut at this year's event. According to the official video, fans will "experience a…

'Are You Afraid of the Dark?' Miniseries Gets Teaser Trailer

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Released today, Nickelodeon has posted the first teaser trailer for the upcoming return of the network’s iconic horror series Are You Afraid of the Dark?. Getting a first glimpse of the new Midnight Society, the trailer shows the group as they gather…

Official Trailer for 'Mindhunter' Season 2 Arrives

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To the delight of binge watchers everywhere, Netflix has revealed the official trailer for Mindhunter Season 2. The 90-second trailer shows the despair of a city gripped with fear while also teasing the series debut of Charles Manson. Season two focuses…

'The Great Monster Magazines' by Robert Michael Cotter: The Horror News Network Review

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The amount of books that have been written about comic book history (before and after the success of Marvel's Cinematic Universe) reaches to the stars, not even taking into account all of the price guides and checklists which have been a staples for readers…

The 'It' Kids to be Digitally De-Aged for 'It: Chapter Two'

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Finally the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Martin Scorsese, and It: Chapter Two all have something in common! The MCU has employed digital de-aging on the likes of Kurt Russell, Samuel L. Jackson, and Robert Downey Jr. in order to retcon and/or expand its…

'Vampirella' Cover Model Erica Fett: The Horror News Network Interview

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Ever since Barbara Leigh appeared on the cover of Vampirella Magazine #67 in March of 1978, the vampiric alien from Drakulon has been brought to life by a number of different models across a number of different eras.  This trend continued even when Warren…

'Luz': The Horror News Network Review

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The possession tale has become so synonymous with horror films that everyone knows the playbook.  The slow reveal of the demonic presence, the reluctance to believe the individual/family, the manifestation of supernatural powers (speaking in tongues,…