‘Day of the Dead’ Series Coming To Syfy From ‘The Void’ Filmmaker

Syfy has put in a 10-episode order for a new series based on George A. Romero's undead masterpiece Day of the Dead. That's if Deadline is to be believed (and they usually are!). Steven Kostanski (The Void, Leprechaun Returns, Psycho Goreman) will direct the first four episodes as well as serve as executive producer on the … Continue reading ‘Day of the Dead’ Series Coming To Syfy From ‘The Void’ Filmmaker

‘Chucky’ Series Officially Ordered By Syfy

Syfy has officially given a straight-to-series order for Chucky, a show based on the central killer doll of the Child's Play film franchise. The company made the announcement during the Television Critics Association winter press tour on Saturday. This news come nearly a year after Syfy announced it had acquired the television rights to the … Continue reading ‘Chucky’ Series Officially Ordered By Syfy

Simply Put: Exploring The Complicated History Of The ‘Child’s Play’ Film Rights & Why We’re Getting Two Chucky’s

You might be aware of MGM's upcoming remake of Child's Play, the supernatural slasher cult classic that introduced the world to Chucky, the now iconic redheaded killer doll. The film was the brainchild of Don Mancini and produced by long-time collaborator David Kirschner. Brad Dourif played voodoo-crazed homicidal maniac Charles Lee Ray and also voiced … Continue reading Simply Put: Exploring The Complicated History Of The ‘Child’s Play’ Film Rights & Why We’re Getting Two Chucky’s

Mark Hamill Will Voice Chucky In The Upcoming ‘Child’s Play’ Remake

You read that right. Luke Skywalker himself, Mark Hamill, will be the voice of Chucky for the upcoming Child's Play reboot. The Star Wars actor confirmed as much himself via a short announcement video shot for Wonder Con. Hamill's announcement went a little something like this: "Hello, Wonder Con, it's Mark Hamill here. And if … Continue reading Mark Hamill Will Voice Chucky In The Upcoming ‘Child’s Play’ Remake

‘Child’s Play’ TV Series To Return To Tone Of Original, Gets A Working Title

Last month, Syfy officially announced it is going ahead with a television series based on the popular horror franchise Child's Play from original series creator Don Mancini. Mancini recently worked for the network as a writer on Nick Antosca's horror anthology show Channel Zero. Mancini and Antosca are again teaming up for the new show based … Continue reading ‘Child’s Play’ TV Series To Return To Tone Of Original, Gets A Working Title

Syfy Picks Up ‘Chucky’ TV Series From Original Creator

Chucky, the infamous killer doll from the Child's Play franchise, has been living on the small screen since 2016's Curse of Chucky in a series of direct-to-digital feature films. Now he it looks like he is moving in with Syfy for his own television series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the in-development show landed at … Continue reading Syfy Picks Up ‘Chucky’ TV Series From Original Creator