Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ gets New Poster

Jordan Peele’s upcoming thriller Us has a new poster straight from Universal Pictures.

Starring Black Panther alumni Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke, Us has a growing cast with Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale) and Tim Heidecker (Ant-Man and the Wasp) and newly added members, Shahadi Wright Joseph (Hairspray Live!), Evan Alex (Mani), Madison Curry, Cali Sheldon, Noelle Sheldon (Friends) and Duke Nicholson.

The film’s synopsis is as follows: “A mother (Lupita Nyong’o) and a father (Winston Duke) take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends (including Elizabeth Moss). But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.”

Us will be written and directed by Peele and also produced through his studio, Monkeypaw Productions, along with Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum and Monkeypaw’s Ian Cooper. Daniel Lupi is set to executive produce.

Peele is currently in talks to produce a followup to director Bernard Rose’s 1992 horror film adaptation, Candyman. He is also busy at work on other projects like the comedy series, Weird City for YouTube Premium; HBO’s Lovecraft Country and the CBS series remake of The Twilight Zone.

Peele took to Twitter to confirm that the trailer for the film will arrive on Christmas Day 2018.

With its release scheduled for March 15, 2019, be sure to check out the full poster below!

Mark McCurley
Mark McCurley
Since Mark was four years old he has always loved the horror genre, even when his mother would be a good parent and not let him watch such films. It was when he would sneak into the Horror section at the video store called Tommy K's that he would see all of the VHS covers of classics like Friday the 13th and A Nightmare on Elm Street. During his time as a journalism major and news staff writer at Southern CT State University, he had the pleasure of meeting and interviewing paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren before a seminar in 2009 at the Lyman Center on campus.

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