Goosebumps, Disney+’s live-action sequence based mostly on R.L. Stine’s bestselling Scholastic guide sequence, is ready to premiere on each Disney+ and Hulu on Friday, October 13. The 10-part sequence from Disney Branded Television and Sony TV, will drop the primary 5 episodes as a part of Disney+’s “Hallowstream” and Hulu’s “Huluween” celebrations, with subsequent new episodes streaming weekly. Additionally, the sequence’ first two episodes will air on Freeform on October thirteenth, as a part of its “31 Nights of Halloween” programming.
As we beforehand reported, Disney Branded Television has been leaning extra closely into Disney-owned IP and has eliminated dozens of sequence and specials from Disney+ and Hulu, however there could be exceptions corresponding to Goosebumps, which we had speculated would air on each Disney+ and Hulu.
“R.L. Stine’s ‘Goosebumps’ franchise is a popular culture phenomenon that holds a particular place within the hearts of individuals of all ages,” stated Ayo Davis, president, Disney Branded Television. “We are delighted to deliver this spooky new sequence to audiences all over the place in a giant method on Disney+ and Hulu, which we hope won’t solely captivate new audiences with its elevated thrills and chills, but additionally lifelong followers nostalgic for the tales which can be a staple of their era.”
You can watch a teaser above.
Written by Nick Stoller and Rob Letterman, Goosebumps plunges viewers right into a world of thriller and suspense. It follows a bunch of 5 excessive schoolers as they embark on a shadowy and twisted journey to analyze the tragic passing three many years earlier of a teen named Harold Biddle — whereas additionally unearthing darkish secrets and techniques from their mother and father’ previous.
The sequence stars Justin Long (Barbarian) and Rachael Harris (Lucifer), alongside newcomers Zack Morris (EastEnders), Isa Briones (Star Trek: Picard), Miles McKenna (Guilty Party), Ana Yi Puig (Gossip Girl) and Will Price (The Equalizer).
Stoller and Letterman developed the sequence and function govt producers, alongside Hilary Winston, Neal H. Moritz, Iole Lucchese, Pavun Shetty, Conor Welch, Caitlin Friedman, Erin O’Malley and Kevin Murphy. James Eagan and Nick Adams function co-executive producers.
Published by Scholastic, Goosebumps is likely one of the best-selling guide sequence of all time, with greater than 400 million English-language books in print, plus worldwide editions in 32 languages.