Netflix received the rights bundle in December 2018 after a fierce bidding warfare for The Watcher. To not be confused with 2022’s Watcher or 2000’s The Watcher with Keanu Reeves, Netflix’s The Watcher stars Naomi Watts and Bobby Canavale, with govt producers Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan.
Primarily based on a 2014 article a couple of mysterious and threatening neighbor, The Watcher follows Derek Broaddus and his spouse, Maria, after they closed on a six-bedroom home. On checking the mail, they discovered a white, card-shaped envelope addressed to “The New Proprietor.” What adopted is a horrific story of paranoia and obsession.
We’ve not seen a lot of the upcoming horror collection besides a teaser with star Jennifer Coolidge because the realtor going by means of the home, however Netflix lastly dropped the primary trailer throughout their digital Tudum occasion.
The Watcher might be launched as one of many three Netflix Authentic Ryan Murphy tasks this fall. The opposite two are Mr. Harrigan’s Telephone and Dahmer, which simply hit the streaming service. It is value noting that real-life names from the unique story aren’t getting used and as an alternative are given fictional names for the difference.
Becoming a member of Watts, Canavale, and Coolige are Noma Dumezweni (Mary Poppins Returns), Mia Farrow (Rosemary’s Child), and Margo Martindale (Stroll Arduous).
The Watcher hits Netflix October 13.
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