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'Ash vs. Evil Dead' Cancelled by Starz

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It's a sad day for horror fans and fans of Ashley J. Williams' brand of humor and Deadite-slaying as Variety has reported that Starz has cancelled the popular gore-fest after three seasons. According to Variety, "the show had seen a steep fall off…
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First Poster for 2018's 'Halloween' is Released

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Fans of the Halloween franchise have been pining for a trailer, teaser, poster...any new word about the new Halloween recently wrapped by Blumhouse Productions. Well, today Blumhouse, along with development director Ryan Turek, finally tweeted the first…
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Universal Releases Final Trailer for 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom'

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The final trailer for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is out, and it delivers diverse set pieces and a ton of new information about the plot of the story. Featuring dinosaurs on rooftops, dinosaurs in a church, and a dinosaur in a kid's bedroom, the clip…
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Cary Elwes and Jake Busey Join Season Three Cast of 'Stranger Things'

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At the Netflix sponsored ‘See What’s Next’ event in Rome, Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos announced that Cary Elwes and Jake Busey have joined the cast of Stranger Things according to a report on Deadline. Elwes is a fan favorite of…
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Ian Somerhalder Set to Star in 'V-Wars' Series on Netflix

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Netflix has announced it has ordered 10 episodes of the vampire series V-Wars, which is based on the Jonathan Mayberry comic from IDW Publishing. It was also announced that Ian Somerhalder, best known for his role as Damon Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries,…
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'The Walking Dead' Season 8 Finale Nets Lowest Ratings Since Season 1

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While the franchise is still drawing incredible viewership numbers by any comparison other than its previous performance, AMC's The Walking Dead set several dubious milestones with Season Eight's ratings. First, the season premiere in October, 2017 earned…

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James Wan, Shawn Levy and Netflix Team up for ‘There’s Someone Inside Your House’

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Deadline is reporting that James Wan’s company, Atomic Monster, is teaming up with Shawn Levy’s 21 Laps, who produced mega-hit Stranger Things, on the film adaption of Stephanie Perkin’s novel There’s Someone Inside Your House. The adolescent…
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'Dark Sabrina' Series adds Ross Lynch to Growing Cast

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Netflix's Sabrina the Teenage Witch reboot has added its male lead with former Austin & Ally star Ross Lynch opposite Kiernan Shipka in the upcoming series from Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. TV. According to Deadline,…
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Fathom Events Brings 'The Walking Dead' Season Finale and 'Fear the Walking Dead' Season Premiere to the Big Screen

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Are you tired of watching The Walking Dead on your old television set?  Do you want to see two greasy tough guys finally slug it out on a screen as big as their egos? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, I have some good news for you! …
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Sam Raimi to Produce 'The Grudge' Reboot for Sony

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Some grudges never die! Sony Pictures will be re-animating 2004's The Grudge franchise in the form of a new "re-imagining" of the series. Variety reports that Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert will produce the new film for Ghost House in a co-production with…
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Rob Zombie Confirms 'Devil's Rejects' Follow-Up

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Rumors have been swirling for months about the possibility of Rob Zombie secretly working on a third film featuring that wacky Firefly family that he introduced the world to with 2003's House of 1000 Corpses and then the 2005 sequel The Devil's Rejects.…
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'American Gods' Artist Scott Hampton: The Horror News Network Interview

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Hot on the heels of the second story arc of Dark Horse Comics' adaptation of Neil Gaiman's American Gods entitled "My Ainsel", Horror News Network was able to interview series artist Scott Hampton about his work on the project, the challenges in adapting…
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'Infidel' #1: The Horror News Network Review

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Image's new horror series Infidel is one that will appeal to fans of atmospheric horror stories as well as though who enjoy smart, socially conscious writing about the real fears that are created through prejudice and ignorance.  Former DC editor Pornsak…
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Danny McBride Says 'Halloween' Will Pay Homage to Past Sequels

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As we reported back in October, the upcoming Halloween film will be a direct sequel to the 1978 film. At that time, original Halloween director John Carpenter said in an interview with Stereogum that the new Halloween takes place “in an alternative…
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SXSW Surprise: Blumhouse Announces Untitled Movie as 'Unfriended' Sequel

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The 2018 South By Southwest Festival kicked off in Austin, TX, on Friday March 9th, and it's already making some big noise in the horror community.  As reported by Deadline, Blumhouse Productions surprised most in attendance last night, as head honcho…
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Taylor Hickson Sues Incident Productions Over 'Ghostland' Injury

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In 2016, actress Taylor Hickson suffered a disfiguring facial injury during an accident while filming Ghostland in Winnipeg, Canada. Now, the performer, who had just turned 19 at the time of the incident, is suing the film's production company, alleging…
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Bronson Pinchot Joins Netflix’s 'Sabrina' Series

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Right from Deadline, Bronson Pinchot, star of 90’s sitcom Perfect Strangers has been brought on for a recurring role opposite Kiernan Shipka in Netflix’s upcoming Sabrina the Teenage Witch dark reboot. Pinchot is cast to play George Hawthorne,…
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‘Midnighters’: The Horror News Network Review

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We all have struggles in our life, money, relationships, failures of the past, family and more. The idea that things can change within a moment and we could be shoved into a choice or situation that is unthinkable. How elemental sins like greed, trust…
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Mackenzie Davis in Talks to Join Cast of New 'Terminator' Movie

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Mackenzie Davis has been making waves in the worlds of science fiction and horror with key appearances in Black Mirror, Blade Runner 2049, and The Martian. Now, she's in talks to appear in one of the most revered genre favorites of all time with a role…
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Guillermo del Toro Wants to Assist and Encourage Young Filmmakers From Around the World

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Fans of Guillermo del Toro were ecstatic last Sunday night when the long-time filmmaker was awarded the Best Director and Best Picture honors for The Shape of Water. del Toro has always been known as a "super fan" of monsters, horror, sci-fi, and even…
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James Gunn to Produce Horror Film Starring Elizabeth Banks

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Before becoming one of the world's most popular writer/directors with his Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, James Gunn was known by horror fans for 2006's Slither. Now, Gunn will be returning to the world of horror with a yet-to-be-titled feature starring Elizabeth…
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Netflix Renews 'Black Mirror' for Season 5

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Just two months after Season Four hit the internets, Black Mirror has officially been renewed by Netflix for Season Five. The news comes as no surprise: Charlie Brooker's techno-phobic franchise, which began featuring original episodes exclusively on…
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Horror and Genre Favorites Pull Big Wins at 2018 Academy Awards

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The 2018 Academy Awards have come and gone and fans of horror and genre film have something to smile about this morning as there were big wins, and nominations, for genre films. Jordan Peele’s Get Out was the winner in the Best Original Screenplay…
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'Gideon Falls' Issue One: The Horror News Network Review

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This week Image’s Gideon Falls lands in comic shops.  Jeff Lemire, best known to horror fans for his work on Animal Man, is teaming up again with his Old Man Logan and Green Arrow collaborator Andrea Sorrentino. Gideon Falls centers around small-town…
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'Get Out' Wins Best Feature Film and Best Director at Independent Spirit Awards

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As the last awards show before the Academy Awards, the Independent Spirit Awards have been a pretty good predictor of winners at the Oscars in the last few years, with Moonlight, Spotlight, Birdman and 12 Years a Slave each taking home the best picture…
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'The Crow' Reboot Gets Release Date

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This just in from Variety, the long gestating reboot for The Crow has landed a release date for Oct. 11, 2019 from Sony Pictures. The second adaptation of James O’Barr’s master comic book has been in development hell since 2009 when director Stephen…
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'Verónica': The Horror News Network Review

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Verónica, the latest feature-length horror film to debut on Netflix, holds its own against any of the slew of similar titles to be released in American theaters and surpasses nearly all of the competition with its solid combination of literary storytelling…