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Shudder Renews Creepshow For A Third Season

Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural, announced today the renewal of the hit anthology series Creepshow for a third season of six episodes, set to premiere later this year. 

The renewal comes ahead of the series’ season two debut on Shudder and AMC+, the premium streaming bundle, on April 1, with new episodes airing each week. The show will also air on AMC at a later date. Actors Ethan Embry (Grace and Frankie, Sneaky Pete) and Andrew Bachelor, aka King Bach (King Bachelor’s Pad, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before) will join as guest stars in season three, with more guest stars to be announced.  

Based on George A. Romero’s iconic 1982 movie, Creepshow is executive produced by showrunner Greg Nicotero (​The Walking Dead).

Here is the season two trailer:

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A Creepshow Holiday Special To Premiere December 18 On Shudder

Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural, today released the trailer, key art and new images for A Creepshow Holiday Special, premiering December 18 exclusively on the horror streaming service in all its territories, as well as via the Shudder offering within the AMC+ bundle.

Starring Anna Camp (Pitch Perfect) and Adam Pally (The Mindy Project), the special is written and directed by Creepshow showrunner Greg Nicotero, based on a short story by J.A. Konrath (Last Call). In the holiday themed, hour-long episode, “Shapeshifters Anonymous,” fearing he is a murderer, an anxious man searches for answers for his “unique condition” from an unusual support group. 

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A Creepshow Holiday Special Premieres December 18th On Shudder

Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural, today announced A Creepshow Holiday Special set to premiere December 18 exclusively on the horror streaming service in all its territories, as well as via the Shudder offering within the AMC+ bundle. 

In the holiday themed, hour-long episode, “Shapeshifters Anonymous,” fearing he is a murderer, an anxious man searches for answers for his “unique condition” from an unusual support group. Starring Anna Camp (Pitch Perfect) and Adam Pally (The Mindy Project), the special is written and directed by Creepshow showrunner Greg Nicotero, based on a short story by J.A. Konrath (Last Call).

Creepshow, Shudder’s record-breaking anthology series based on George A. Romero’s iconic 1982 movie, is set to return for a second season in 2021.

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Here Is Your First Look At The Creepshow Animated Special

Shudder released today the trailer for A Creepshow Animated Special, premiering exclusively on the horror streaming service beginning Thursday, October 29 shortly after 12:01 am ET/9:01 pm PT.

A Creepshow Animated Special features two stories directed by Creepshow showrunner Greg Nicotero, with animation by Octopie animation studio.

“Survivor Type,” based on the short story by Stephen King and adapted by Nicotero, stars Kiefer Sutherland (24, Designated Survivor) as a man determined to stay alive alone on a deserted island no matter what the cost.

 

“Twittering from the Circus of the Dead,” based on the short story by Joe Hill and adapted by Melanie Dale, stars Joey King (The Kissing Booth, The Act) as a teen whose family road trip includes a visit to the gravest show on earth.

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Kiefer Sutherland And Joey King Star In The Creepshow Halloween Special, Based On Stories By Stephen King And Joe Hill

Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural, today announced Kiefer Sutherland (24, Designated Survivor) and Joey King (The Kissing Booth, The Act) as the voice cast for The Creepshow Halloween Special, premiering October 26. The fully animated special will feature two stories directed by Creepshow showrunner Greg Nicotero, with animation by Octopie animation studio. 

“Survivor Type,” based on the short story by Stephen King and adapted by Nicotero, stars Sutherland as a man determined to stay alive alone on a deserted island no matter what the cost. “Twittering from the Circus of the Dead,” based on the short story by Joe Hill and adapted by Melanie Dale, stars King as a teen whose family road trip includes a visit to the gravest show on earth.

“Halloween wouldn’t be complete without Creepshow, so with the help of the father and son team of Stephen & Joe as well as a fantastic animated format, we get to continue the tradition and spirit of Halloween,” said Nicotero.

“Although season 2, now in production, has been delayed due to Covid, Greg and his team were still able to pull off this fantastic special so everyone will be able to enjoy a little bit of Creepshow during Halloween season,” said Craig Engler, Shudder’s General Manager.

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Creepshow Art Print By Brian Rood

Sideshow presents the Creepshow Fine Art Print, an officially licensed print from the horror anthology series of the same name by artist Brian Rood.

Do you dare to turn the pages of these chilling, thrilling stories? Monsters and mysteries abound, but they are not for the faint of heart! Directly inspired by the series revival on Shudder, the Creepshow Fine Art Print is a colorful collage of strange, eerie, and terrifying moments from throughout the cult horror anthology, including spine-tingling scenes from episodes like Bad Wolf Down, The House of the Head, The Companion, and more. At the center of it all stands the Creep, bringing audiences countless tales of terror straight from the Creepshow comic clutched in his ghastly hands.

Each Creepshow Fine Art Print is hand-signed by Brian Rood and features an embossed Seal of Authenticity as a part of the limited edition of 500 pieces. This fine art collectible is a must-have for horror fans of any generation.

It’s the most fun you’ll ever have being scared! Bring home the Creepshow Fine Art Print by Brian Rood today.

Print details:

– Officially licensed by AMC
– Limited edition of 500
– 17 x 22” fine art giclée print, approx 20.75 x 27.50″ with frame
– 100% cotton, acid-free, matte Museo Rag 300GSM
– Epson archival inks
– Hand-signed by the artist, Brian Rood
– Embossed seal of authenticity

Order HERE for $60.

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Shudder Renews Hit Series Creepshow For Second Season

Following a record-setting first season, Shudder — AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thriller and the supernatural — today announced the season two renewal of its horror anthology series, Creepshow. Executive produced by showrunner Greg Nicotero (​The Walking Dead), Creepshow is based on the iconic 1982 movie written by Stephen King and directed by George A. Romero. 

Creepshow, Shudder’s first hour-long scripted series, has been a hit with its members and critics alike. The series is rated 92% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes and was called one of the “10 best shows on TV right now“ by Paste Magazine. More than 50% of Shudder members watched at least one episode of the series, and the show has also helped drive record growth for the streaming service. 

“Creepshow has met every expectation we had for Shudder’s first original scripted series and then some, with record numbers across the board,” said Shudder GM Craig Engler. “Greg Nicotero and his team delivered an amazing show that’s unlike anything else on TV and we’re thrilled and delighted to bring it back for another season.”

“For me, Creepshow has been a true labor of love,” said Nicotero. “To be able to pay tribute to George A. Romero’s visionary project and have the show so embraced by fans everywhere is humbling to this horror kid from Pittsburgh. I couldn’t be more pleased and look forward to continuing the series with more ghoulish delight.”

“Working with Greg Nicotero and Shudder on Creepshow has been a dream come true,” said Stan Spry, executive producer for the series and CEO of the Cartel. “We’re thrilled to carry on the Creepshow legacy with season two.”

The season one finale airs Thursday, October 31, both on demand and on the Shudder TV live-stream at 9:00 pm ET/6:00 pm PT. Shudder is available on all your favorite devices and platforms, including Apple TV Channels.

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Funko Pop! TV Creepshow The Creep Pop! Vinyl Figure

Get your creep on with the host of the new Shudder horror anthology series, Creepshow. F/X legend Greg Nicotero’s new Creep makes his debut on September 26. 

Pre-order HERE, ships in January.

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Watch The New Trailer For Shudder’s Creepshow

Shudder has released a new trailer for executive producer Greg Nicotero’s upcoming horror anthology series Creepshow, offering a preview of the terrifying tales of horror that are set to haunt us on September 26.

The six-episode season will be featuring 12 segments that will be based on stories written by acclaimed horror writers and directors consists of:

“All Hallows Eve,” written by Bruce Jones and directed by John Harrison

“Bad Wolf Down,” written and directed by Rob Schrab

“By the Silver Water of Lake Champlain,” adapted by Jason Ciaramella from a story by Joe Hill and directed by Tom Savini

“The Companion,” adapted by Matt Venne from a story by Joe R. Lansdale, Kasey Lansdale & Keith Lansdale, and directed by Dave Bruckner

“The Finger,” written by David J. Schow and directed by Greg Nicotero

“Gray Matter,” adapted by Byron Willinger and Philip de Blasi from a story by Stephen King and directed by Greg Nicotero

“The House of the Head,” written by Josh Malerman (Bird Box) and directed by John Harrison

“Lydia Layne’s Better Half,” adapted by John Harrison from a story written by John Harrison & Greg Nicotero,  and directed by Roxanne Benjamin (Body at Brighton Rock)

“The Man in the Suitcase,” written by Christopher Buehlman and directed by Dave Bruckner (The Ritual)

“Night of the Paw,” written by John Esposito and directed by John Harrison

“Skincrawlers,” written by Paul Dini & Stephen Langford, and directed by Roxanne Benjamin

“Times is Tough in Musky Holler,” directed by John Harrison which was based on the shorty story by writers John Skipp and Dori Miller

The series will feature Original Creepshow star Adrienne Barbeau, Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul) Tobin Bell (Saw), Tricia Helfer (Lucifer), David Arquette (Scream franchise), Dana Gould (Stan Against Evil), Jeffrey Combs (Re-Animator), Bruce Davison (Longtime Companion) and DJ Qualls (Supernatural).

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Shudder Releases First Creepshow Trailer At San Diego Comic Con, Announces September 26 Series Debut

Shudder debuted the first trailer for its new horror anthology series Creepshow ahead of the show’s panel at San Diego Comic-Con today and announced the series will premiere on September 26.. The panel, moderated by Los Angeles Times’ film reporter Jen Yamato, will feature cast members Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul), Tricia Helfer (Battlestar Galactica, Lucifer), Adrienne Barbeau (1982’s Creepshow, The Fog) and DJ Qualls (The Man in the High Castle, Supernatural), along with showrunner Greg Nicotero (The Walking Dead) and bestselling horror author Joe Hill (NOS4A2). 

Earlier this week Shudder released the official Creepshow poster. Signed copies of the poster are available at the network’s Comic-Con Booth #4020 exclusively for current members and those who sign up for Shudder at the convention..  

In addition, Shudder announced the two Creepshow stories that will be featured in the show’s premiere episode: the Stephen King story “Gray Matter,” adapted by Byron Willinger and Philip de Blasi (The Commuter) and directed by series showrunner Greg Nicotero, which stars Barbeau, Esposito and Tobin Bell (Saw); and “House of the Head,” written by Josh Malerman (Bird Box) and directed by John Harrison (Book of Blood, Tales from the Crypt). Harrison was also the first assistant director for George Romero on the original Creepshow movie. 

The first season will also feature segments based on stories by award-winning and acclaimed writers including “By the Silver Water of Lake Champlain” by Joe Hill, “The Companion” by Joe R. Lansdale, Kasey Lansdale and Keith Lansdale, “The Finger” by David J. Schow, “Lydia Layne’s Better Half” by John Harrison and Greg Nicotero, “Night of the Paw” by John Esposito, “Bad Wolf Down” by Rob Schrab, “All Hallows Eve” by Bruce Jones, “The Man in the Suitcase” by Christopher Buehlman, “Times is Tough in Musky Holler” by John Skipp and Dori Miller, and “Skincrawlers” Paul Dini and Stephen Langford.

Based on the iconic 1982 film written by Stephen King and directed by George A. Romero, Creepshow stars David Arquette (Scream franchise), Adrienne Barbeau, Tobin Bell (Saw), Big Boi (Scream: The TV Series), Jeffrey Combs (Star Trek, Re-Animator), Kid Cudi (Drunk Parents), Bruce Davison (Longtime Companion, X-Men), Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul), Dana Gould (The Simpsons, Stan Against Evil), Tricia Helfer (Battlestar Galactica, Lucifer) and DJ Qualls (The Man in the High Castle, Supernatural). 

Creepshow is produced by the Cartel with Monster Agency Productions, Taurus Entertainment, and Striker Entertainment: Stan Spry, Jeff Holland, and Eric Woods are executive producers for the Cartel; Greg Nicotero and Brian Witten are executive producers for Monster Agency Productions; Robert Dudelson, James Dudelson and Jordan Kizwani are executive producers for Taurus Entertainment; Russell Binder is executive producer and Marc Mostman co-executive producer for Striker Entertainment. Creepshow will premiere on Shudder later this year.

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