After passing through Servant, Apple TV +, the star of the Harry Potter saga Rupert grint continues to cement his career in the fields of the series. Now it will in Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities (Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities), Netflix’s exclusive horror anthology series.
According to information provided by Deadline, Guillermo del Toro already had Rupert Grint on the radar after enjoying his performance in Servant -series in which M. Night Shyamalan appears as one of the directors. Even the Oscar winner poured his review and good comments in his Twitter profile.
What is it about?
«Guillermo del Toro’s cabinet of curiosities It is a collection of eight stories that challenge our notions of horror, “said Netflix.
“It is destined to challenge our traditional notions of terror. From [historias] Macabre to magical, from gothic to grotesque to classically spooky, the eight sinister tales, including two original works by del Toro, will be brought to life by a team of writers and directors personally chosen by the filmmaker from The shape of water«Said the giant of streaming about the series (via Deadline).
Episode List: Talent and Production Team
Although there is no release date, it is known that the project has already begun its production phase in Toronto, Canada and has the participation of innumerable talents – in front of and behind the cameras – that the filmmaker from Guadalajara himself chose to give life to these eight macabre stories:Andrew Lincoln,Ben barnes, the Mexican cinematographerGuillermo Navarro,Catherine Hardwicke,Ana Lily Amirpourand more.
- Essie Davis, Andrew Lincoln and Hannah Galway star in an episode written and directed by Jennifer Kent (The Babadook; The Nightingale), based on an original story by Guillermo del Toro.
- F. Murray Abraham, Glynn Turman and Luke Roberts will appear in an episode written by David S. Goyer (Dark City; The Dark knight; Batman starts) (based on a short story by Michael Shea), and directed by David Prior (The empty man; AM1200).
- Tim Blake Nelson, Elpidia Carrillo, Demetrius Grosse and Sebastian Roché star in an episode written by Regina Corrado (Deadwood; The Strain) and Guillermo del Toro; and directed by Guillermo Navarro (Godfather of harlem; Narcos).
- Crispin Glover and Ben barnes star in an episode written by Lee Patterson (Curve; The Colony) (based on a short story by HP Lovecraft) and directed by Keith Thomas (Firestarter; The Vigil).
- Peter Weller stars in an episode directed by Panos Cosmatos (Mandy), who also writes alongside Aaron Stewart-Ahn.
- Mika Watkins (Origin; Black mirror; TRoy: Fall of a City) writes an episode (based on a short story by HP Lovecraft) directed by Catherine Hardwicke (Thirteen; Lords of dogtown; Twilight); with cast to be announced.
- David Hewlett stars in an episode written (based on a short story by Henry Kuttner) and directed by Vincenzo Natali (In the tall grass; Splice; Cube; Hannibal).
- Haley Z. Boston (Brand New Cherry flavor; Hunters) is the writer of an episode (based on a short story by comic book author Emily Carroll) directed by Ana Lily Amirpour (A girl comes home alone at night; Cannibal loves).
From Guillermo del Toro, it will soon hit theaters The alley of lost souls, with Bradley Cooper and Cate Blanchett. Its premiere in Mexican theaters is scheduled for January 27, 2022. For his part, Rupert Grint will be back in the magical world thanks to the Harry Potter special that HBO Max is preparing for 2022.
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