M. Night Shyamalan‘s Tales From the Crypt has officially received a 10 episode order from TNT. TNT’s Tales From the Crypt Season 1 will feature a totally “newly reinvented Crypt Keeper” and is a part of TNT’s Horror Block, a multi-series horror programming that Shyamalan is overseeing. The additional horror TV shows include Time of Death and Creatures, full synopsis details below. It seems that all three shows will premiere at the same time early 2017 on TNT.
TNT’s Time of Death (seasonal horror anthology series) synopsis:
Time of Death’ is planned as an anthology series with each season taking viewers hour-by-hour through a single ‘long night of hell.’ The first season will follow a murderous psychopath who returns to his Midwestern hometown during the annual county fair to exact revenge on a community he believes destroyed his life.
TNT’s Creatures TV series synopsis:
Creatures’ is a psychological thriller that tells the tale of two former best friends who, at 12 years old, tried to cut out their classmate’s heart as a sacrifice to an Internet bogeyman they invented called Mr. Gorgi. Fifteen years later, the two young women have been released from a psychiatric institute into their small Alaskan town, but it’s not long before they start to feel the alluring and terrifying presence of Mr. Gorgi once again.
"Tales from the Crypt" (2017)
Synopsis: Television series based on the horror-themed comic books from the 1950s.
Producers: M. Night Shyamalan, John Santilli, Dan McKinnon, Ashwin Rajan, James D. Stern
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