Now here’s a welcomed new horror series that we can get into! The official trailer for the new CHUCKY series premiered over the weekend, and it looks great. The series will premiere on Syfy and USA Network on October 12th. It’s from original film creator Don Mancini, who serves as an executive producer, along with David Kirschner, Nick Antosca, Alex Hedlund, and Harley Peyton.
From The Press Release
In the new television series, an idyllic American town is thrown into chaos after a vintage ‘Good Guy’ doll turns up at a suburban yard sale. Soon, everyone must grapple with a series of horrifying murders that begin to expose the town’s deep hypocrisies and hidden secrets. Meanwhile, friends and foes from Chucky’s past creep back into his world and threaten to expose the truth behind his mysterious origins as a seemingly ordinary child who somehow became this notorious monster.
CHUCKY is produced by UCP and executive produced by creator Don Mancini, David Kirschner, Nick Antosca and Alex Hedlund. Harley Peyton will also serve as executive producer. Mancini, who penned the film franchise, wrote the television adaptation, will direct the first episode and serves as showrunner.
Thankfully, Brad Dourif returns as the voice of Chucky. Other cast members include Zackary Arthur, Teo Briones, Alyvia Alyn Lind, Björgvin Arnarson, Fiona Dourif, Alex Vincent, Christine Elise McCarthy, Jennifer Tilly, Devon Sawa, Lexa Doig, and Barbara Alyn Woods.