Boom! Studies launched RL Stinecomic series A little further in 2019, and we recently learned that Disney + is turning horror / comedy horror tales into an anthology series.
Disney + has given an order for eight episodes to the series, which comes from the writer / showrunner. Seth Grahame-Smith (Pride and prejudice and zombies Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter) and 20th Century Fox Television. Stine will serve as co-executive producer, and today we have learned through THR that Marc webb (The amazing Spider Man) is on board to direct the series.
Webb, THR reports, will direct the first two episodes.
“I grew up watching reruns of Twilight Zone and the original Amazing Stories with my parents.”Grahame-Smith said in a statement last year. “I always wanted to do a genre anthology series that families could enjoy together, and do it in a way that would serve kids and adults alike. RL Stine has been a part of millions of childhoods, and Disney + has already proven to be a place that knows how to make high-quality shows for the whole family. I couldn’t be more excited to work with both of them.. “
“In the past, we had a Goosebumps HorrorLand attraction at Walt Disney World”Said author RL Stine in the same press release. “It was one of the emotions of my life. Now I am excited to be back with Disney for the television series based on my graphic novels. Writing Just Beyond for BOOM! Studios has been a joy from the beginning, and I’m so happy that wonderful screenwriter Seth Grahame-Smith is bringing the series to life on Disney +. How lucky can I be?“