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'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…

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'Once and Future' Writer Kieron Gillen: The Horror News Network NYCC 2019 Interview

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Kieron Gillen is an instantly recognizable name to comic readers.  Whether you know him as the man that complicated Tony Stark's family history, detailed a teenage Loki's misadventures, or created one of the most memorable Star Wars characters in Marvel's…

Pornsak Pichetshote & José Villarrubia Discuss 'Infidel' at NYCC 2019: The Horror News Network Interview

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Infidel burst onto the scene last year to overwhelming acclaim. The dangerously scary title earned numerous awards- including the 2018 Horror News Network Comic Award for Best Mini-Series- and Hollywood came knocking for the movie rights after only two…

Jody Houser Discusses Her 'Stranger Things' Graphic Novels at NYCC 2019: The Horror News Network Interview

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When it comes to comic book adaptations of major horror and sci-fi film and television properties, there is no writer in the industry more prominent than Jody Houser. After adapting such hit franchises as Star Wars, The X-Files, Orphan Black, and Halo,…

'The Grudge' Director Nicolas Pesce and Cast Discuss Their New Film at NYCC 2019 Panel

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Writer/director Nicolas Pesce, legendary producer/director Sam Raimi, and principal cast members Betty Gilpin, Lin Shaye, and Andrea Riseborough delivered the first trailer for 2020's remake of The Grudge, along with some hints at what the film will deliver…

Buy / Wait / Rent: October 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…

'Stranger Things 4' Announced with Teaser

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Just like that, Stranger Things 4 has been announced and this time it's spreading to new areas, at least that is what can be gathered from the preview released by Netflix today which emphasizes, "We're not in Hawkins anymore." Stranger Things has captivated…

DC and Joe Hill Provide Fans with a Sample of Terror From Hill House Comics

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DC Comics and Joe Hill are providing an early treat to fans this Halloween season with a glimpse at the upcoming Hill House Comics line via a free online sampler.  The sampler includes previews of the first title from the imprint, Basketful of Heads,…

Mike Mignola Inducted Into Harvey Awards Hall of Fame

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The Harvey Awards Steering Committee announced today that noted comic book artist and writer Mike Mignola will be inducted into the Harvey Awards Hall of Fame this year at their annual awards ceremony, which coincides with the 2019 edition of New Your…

'The Last of Us Part II" Set for Release in February 2020

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A post-apocalyptic future is nigh as The Last of Us Part II is set for release on February 21, 2020 per an official announcement during Sony's State of Play livestream on September 24. Set in a world overrun by the Infected, humans who were taken over…

HNN Productions' 'Halloween in a Box' Documentary Gets Distribution and a Release Date

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Good news in Horror-Land as long awaited documentary Halloween in a Box has landed distribution through film company Indie Rights and will begin streaming on various platforms, including Amazon, on October 1, 2019. The film will also have a live premiere…

Shudder's 'Creepshow' Episode One: The Horror News Network Review

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Anticipation for Shudder’s new horror anthology series Creepshow (based on the 1982 film written by Stephen King and directed by George A. Romero) has been sky high ever since the project was announced.  The original anthology film captured all the…

Veteran Actor and Horror Legend Sid Haig Passes Away at 80

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We at Horror News Network are mourning the loss of one of the great horror character actors ever, Sid Haig.  His wife, Susan L. Oberg, made the announcement on Instagram early this morning, revealing that he had passed away on Saturday, September 21st…

'American Horror Story: 1984' Season Premiere: The Horror News Network Review

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The opening credits of American Horror Story: 1984 make one thing absolutely clear: this season is going to be different and it's going to be fun! The series' iconic theme song has been run through an '80s synthesizer once or twice and the dark and grisly…

'It: Chapter Two' Slips to 5th Place; '3 From Hell' Performs Well in Limited Release

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While it appears that Pennywise's popularity is still high, the nearly three hour long sequel can't match 2017's "It-Mania", as Chapter Two slipped into fifth place at this weekend's box office with an estimated $15 million. It: Chapter Two's total…

Food Network is Bringing a Load of Treats to Viewers This Halloween Season

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If you love Halloween and all of the sweet treats associated with every horror fan’s favorite holiday,  Food Network and Cooking Channel have over 30 hours of Halloween-themed programming this September and October.   And according to the official…

New 'Elvira's House of Horrors' Pinball Machine Released by Stern Pinball

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Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, is ready to enter the dark confines of pool halls, arcades, and collector’s homes everywhere this Halloween season with the announcement of her third pinball game, Elvira’s House of Horrors from Stern Pinball. The…

CT HorrorFest 2019's 'Halloween' Panel with Danielle Harris and Don Shanks

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Horror goddess Danielle Harris and Michael Myers himself in Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers, Don Shanks joined CT HorrorFest organizer Christine Caprilozzi on stage for a panel September 14th at the horror convention. The duo talked about…

CT HorrorFest 2019's 'Hellraiser' Panel with Doug Bradley, Nicholas Vince, Barbie Wilde, and Simon Bamford

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One of the many big draws for fans attending CT HorrorFest 2019 was the programming schedule. Horror mavens flocked to the panel room at 5:15 p.m. on September 14th to see the Cenobites discuss Hellraiser. CT HorrorFest staffer Mike Simonetta prepared…

CT HorrorFest 2019’s ‘Saw’ Panel with Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith and Sean Patrick Flanery

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On Saturday, September 14th, CT HorrorFest invaded the Naugatuck Events Center in Naugatuck, CT for a day that was chock full of horror mayhem and merriment.  The final event of the night was a panel and audience Q&A session with three members of…

CT HorrorFest 2019's 'An American Werewolf in London' Panel with David Naughton

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On Saturday September 14th, CT HorrorFest 6 rocked the Naugatuck Events Center in Naugatuck, CT.  We were proud to present the An American Werewolf in London panel with the star of the classic horror film, David Naughton.  On the brink of the movie's…

CT HorrorFest 2019's Adult and Kids Costume Contests Feature Original Designs and Horror Favorites

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CT HorrorFest 2019 kicked off its schedule of panels on Saturday at the Naugatuck Event Center with costume contests where the best dressed attendees could take home one of six incredible cash prizes. First up was the kids costume contest, which featured…