Friday the 13th Prequel Series Coming Soon from Peacock!

It has now been a full 13 years since the last release Friday the 13th The film has been embroiled in a messy legal battle with the franchise ever since. Finally, the wait is almost over…

Variety has made a very surprising announcement today moro ordered”Crystal Lake“A Friday the 13th From the prequel series Brian Fuller (“Hannibal”)!

The biggest part of this big news? A24 will serve as the studio behind the series!

Peacock has given the project a straight-to-series order, describing “Crystal Lake” as an “extended prequel” to the original. Friday the 13th Franchise.

Variety details,” the show will be written by Bryan Fuller, who is also the showrunner and executive producer. Victor Millerwho wrote the original film in the franchise, will also executive produce with Mark Tobroff, Rob Barsman, and A24.

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“‘Friday the 13th’ is one of the most iconic horror franchises in film history and we’ve been dying to revisit this story with our upcoming drama series ‘Crystal Lake,'” Susan Rovner, NBC Universal Television and said chairman of entertainment content for streaming. “We can’t wait to work with Bryan Fuller, a gifted, visionary creator who I’ve had the pleasure of being a long-time friend and collaborator, along with our incredible partners at A24,” he added. For Peacock in black version. Longtime fans of the franchise rejoiced.

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“I discovered ‘Friday the 13th’ in the pages of the popular Monster magazine when I was 10 years old and I’ve been thinking about this story ever since,” Fuller said. “When it comes to horror, A24 raises the bar and pushes the envelope and I’m delighted to find Crystal Lake Campground under their banner. And Susan Rauner is simply the best at what she does. It is a pleasure and an honor to be working with him again.

To reiterate the franchise’s legal problems, Sean Cunningham, the original film’s director, and Victor Miller, the original film’s writer, are fighting over who gets control.

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It was back in 2018 that a judge decided Victor Miller owned the original rights Friday the 13th The script in America, a decision Cunningham has followed in the following years has failed to finish it. Cunningham, however, owns the character of the mature Jason Voorhees, who is portrayed later, which is why the Peacock series is taking a predictable approach.

In other words, Fuller and the team are able to use the actual events Friday the 13th As a springboard, including the location of Crystal Lake and the character of Mrs. Voorhees.

Stay tuned for more as we learn it.

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