The Haunting of Hill House series is coming back with a new season this year, and show creator Mike Flanagan has confessed that the sequel is going to be “much scarier” this time around.
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The story for the second season will be adapted from Henry James’ 1898 novella The Turn of the Screw and will be released under the title The Haunting of Bly Manor. According to Flanagan, “We’re looking at all the ghost stories of Henry James as the jumping-off point for the season, so it very much is a whole new deal. It’s a cool way to expand on some of the things I loved about Season 1, but within the framework of a new story, without having to be restrained by the decisions we made last time.”
He also added: “For Henry James fans, it’s going to be pretty wild, and for people who aren’t familiar with his work, it’s going to be unbelievably scary. I already think it’s much scarier than season 1, so I’m very excited about it.”
The Haunting of Bly Manor will premiere in 2020.
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