Mike Flanagan’s The Haunting of Hill House is only a handful of days away from debuting on Netflix, just in time for your 31 Days of Halloween binge-fest. Adapted from Shirley Jackson’s famous celebrated novel, The Haunting of Hill House will bring the classic ghost story out into the light for a new generation. Ahead of the release, Netflix has dropped a new featurette explaining the pain-staking efforts Mike Flanagan (Ouija: Origin of Evil, Hush) has taken to craft the scariest series possible.
From The Press Release:
The Haunting of Hill House launches globally on Netflix onFriday, October 12th.
A modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson’s iconic novel, The Haunting of Hill House explores a group of siblings who, as children, grew up in what would go on to become the most famous haunted house in the country. Now adults, and forced back together in the face of tragedy, the family must finally confront the ghosts of their past — some of which still lurk in their minds while others may actually be stalking the shadows of Hill House. Created, directed and executive-produced by horror mastermind Mike Flanagan (Hush, Oculus, Gerald’s Game), The Haunting of Hill House is a complex family drama wrapped in a chilling horror story. Trevor Macy serves as executive producer alongside Flanagan. Meredith Averill acts as co-showrunner and executive producer. Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank executive produce, as well.
Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Timothy Hutton, Elizabeth Reaser, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Henry Thomas, Kate Siegel and Victoria Pedretti star, as well as Lulu Wilson, Mckenna Grace, Paxton Singleton, Violet McGraw and Julian Hilliard.
The Haunting of Hill House is produced for Netflix by Amblin TV and Paramount Television.
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