The official trailer for The Haunting of Hill House arrives with an instrumental version of Crosby, Stills, & Nash’s “Our House” tinkling away in the background. The creepy two and a half minute trailer effectively sets the tone for this upcoming horror series debuting on Netflix on Friday, October 12, 2018.
Season one will consist of 10 episodes.
The cast of the modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson’s classic novel includes Michiel Huisman (Game of Thrones), Carla Gugino (Gerald’s Game), Timothy Hutton (Jack Ryan), Elizabeth Reaser (Law and Order True Crime), Oliver Jackson-Cohen (Emerald City), Henry Thomas (Better Things), Kate Siegel (Ouija: Origin of Evil) and Victoria Pedretti. Lulu Wilson (Sharp Objects), Mckenna Grace (Designated Survivor), Paxton Singleton, Violet McGraw (Love), and Julian Hilliard are also featured in the horror series.
The series was created by horror veteran Mike Flanagan (Hush, Oculus, Gerald’s Game). Flanagan directed and executive produces along with Trevor Macy, Justin Falvey, and Darryl Frank. Meredith Averill is a co-showrunner and also executive produces. The Haunting of Hill House is a Netflix by Amblin TV and Paramount Television production.
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.
The Haunting of Hill House is a complex family drama wrapped in a chilling horror story.