A new series based on the works of Edgar Allan Poe.
One after Midnight ClubTwo years later Midnight Sermonsand three years later completed Hill House, Mike Flanagan is back on Netflix with a new horror series, based on the works of Edgar Allan Poe: The Fall of House Usher.
The streamer announces a release for Thursday, October 12 with this Tweet which reveals a first preview and the first photos.
“The fearsome Roderick and Madeline Usher have made Fortunato Pharmaceutical an empire of abundance, privilege and power. But dark secrets arise when the heirs of the Usher dynasty begin to die at the hands of a mysterious woman from their past” tease the synopsis.
Bruce Greenwood (The Resident) And Mary McDonnell (Battlestar Galactica) will play Roderick and Madeline.
The Fall of the House of Usher, a wicked limited horror series from Mike Flanagan, the creator of The Haunting of Hill House and Midnight Mass, premieres October 12 — FIRST LOOK: pic.twitter.com/ffvl80FxWp
—Netflix (@netflix) August 10, 2023
The rest of the cast includes Mark Hamill, Carl Lumbly, Malcolm Goodwin, Paola Nuñez, as well as several actors who appeared in The Haunting of Hill House and Bly Manor, and Midnight Mass and/or Midnight Club: Carla Gugino, Aya Furukawa, Ruth Codd, Sauriyan Sapkota, Rahul Kohli, Henry Thomas, T’Nia Miller, Samantha Sloyan, Kate Siegel, Zach Gilford, Katie Parker, Michael Trucco, Crystal Balint, Matt Biedel, Igby Rigney, Robert Longstreet and Annabeth Gish.
The limited series will consist of eight episodes. Mike Flanagan and Michael Fimognari each directed four episodes. Flanagan wrote all the scripts.
This is the terrifying story of a doomed family.
La Chute de la maison Usher, the new mini-series by Mike Flanagan (The Haunting of Hill House / Bly Manor, Sermons de Minuit…), on October 12. pic.twitter.com/Cz0wytJkum
— Netflix France (@NetflixFR) August 10, 2023