GLAAD Media Awards Nominate Don Mancini’s “Chucky” for “Outstanding New TV Series”!

The nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced this afternoon, with the annual awards honoring media for “fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues.” Of note here in the world of horror, Don Mancini‘s “Chucky” series, the small screen debut for the franchise, has been nominated this year. “Chucky,” […]

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10 Best Horror Movies With Creepy Toys To Watch With ‘The Jack in the Box: Awakening’

Toys are associated with childhood innocence, and corrupting that innocence makes great horror material. Horror exploits every possible fear, and transforming a harmless child’s plaything into homicidal weapons remains a stalwart favorite. The latest is The Jack in the Box: Awakening, a sequel to the 2019 film that let loose a demonic clown from his box. […]

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The Return of Glen/Glenda? The Cast of “Chucky” Share Their Hopes for Season 2 [Video]

What do we know about the future of Don Mancini‘s “Chucky” series? Well, for starters, we do know that a second season is DEFINITELY on the way, likely arriving sometime *this year*! Last year’s Season 1 finale ended the first season of “Chucky” on one hell of a high note, so much so that it’d […]

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The 10 Best Horror Television Shows of 2021!

There’s always been a rich relationship that’s existed between television and the horror genre, but it’s only grown increasingly fearless in recent years. There are now more networks and streaming services than ever before and it seems as if every distribution channel wants their own prestige horror program. This means new horror shows that would […]

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The 10 Best Horror Movie and Television Monsters of 2021

Monsters rank near the very top of reasons why we love horror so much, and luckily 2021 horror gave us plenty. Archetypical vampires, ghosts, werewolves, and serial killers dominated, and franchise icons made their return. In such a packed year for horror releases, especially on the indie front, a monster needs to stand out through […]

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The Surprising Connection Between Slashers & Superheroes

In complete silence, a masked figure takes down a young group of delinquents using elaborately choreographed violence as the audience gasps and cheers. You’d be forgiven for thinking that this is an excerpt from the latest Batman movie, but it could just as easily be a scene from any number of sleazy Slasher flicks. They […]

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Six Horror Franchises We’d Love to See in ‘Dead By Daylight’

The multiplayer horror game Dead By Daylight is fast becoming the home of almost every significant fictional murderer in history. Already we’ve had the likes of Leatherface, Micheal Myers, Pyramid Head, and the lesser version of one Freddy Krueger. Not to mention a host of characters and locales from franchises such as Resident Evil, Saw, […]

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Peacock Streaming Service Makes Chucky, Michael Myers, and T-Rex Avatars Available

I know it’s a bit of nothing news but I actually really like it when a streaming service offers me the ability to choose my own avatar, especially when there are horror-themed icons available. Peacock launched with a library of options, but they were all shit like Michael Scott from “The Office” and E.T. While […]

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Don Mancini Breaks Down Some of “Chucky” Season One’s Biggest Questions [Exclusive]

The inaugural season of “Chucky” packed multiple storylines, twists, and surprise reveals into just eight episodes. Killer Good Guy doll Chucky (voiced by Brad Dourif) returned to his hometown to begin a new reign of slaughter and Tiffany (Jennifer Tilly) came to his aid, while Nica (Fiona Dourif) fought for control of her own body. […]

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Don Mancini Reveals How “Hannibal” Inspired Chucky’s Move to the Small Screen [Interview]

The seventh installment in the Chucky franchise, Cult of Chucky, ended with some significant dangling threads and the tease of a major returning player. Instead of following it up with another movie, director Don Mancini instead let the killer Good Guy loose on television. It was a smart move; the first season of “Chucky” interwove new characters with […]

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The ‘Child’s Play’ Timeline – What “Chucky” Taught Us About Charles Lee Ray’s Early Years and Final Days

“I’m gonna get you and I’m gonna get Eddie… no matter what!” When the “Chucky” series was first announced, creator Don Mancini had promised that the show would “explore Chucky’s character with a depth that is uniquely afforded by the television series format,” and he sure wasn’t kidding. In addition to putting Chucky on a […]

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The “Chucky” Finale Marked the Return of Another Beloved Legacy Character [Spoilers]

This article contains spoilers. Obviously. With Don Mancini in charge, you just knew that “Chucky” was going to take the franchise down entirely new paths while also making sure to continue storylines and bring back characters from the original movies. And indeed that’s precisely what the first season of the SYFY/USA series did, bringing back […]

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Andy Barclay Takes the Fight to “Chucky” in Clips from Tonight’s Season One Finale! [Video]

The first season of Don Mancini‘s “Chucky” series comes to an end this Tuesday, November 30, with Chucky’s master plan finally being revealed in “An Affair to Dismember.” In the Season Finale, “Scores old and new will be settled, and sparks will fly, as Chucky’s diabolical plan comes to fruition at a particularly dangerous–and public–venue.” The super-sized season finale […]

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