Shirley Jackson



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[Review] Haunting of Hill House: Television Gets No Better Than This

Shirley Jackson‘s brilliant work The Haunting of Hill House has been around since 1953, one of the seminal works by one of the world’s greatest writing talents. It has been adapted two other times: an excellent 1963 Robert Wise film The Haunting, and a not-so-great 1999 film also titled The Haunting. The current adaptation is […]

Netflix Unleashes ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ First-Look Images, Sets Premiere

Netflix is unleashing first-looks at The Haunting of Hill House, the streaming service’s series adaptation of Shirley Jackson‘s classic horror novel starring Michiel Huisman (Game of Thrones), Carla Gugino (Watchmen), and  Timothy Hutton (American Crime). Created and executive-produced by director Mike Flanagan (Hush, Oculus), the 10-episode gothic thriller is set to premiere on Friday, October 12 (so close […]

The Haunting Of Hill House: ‘X-Files’ Annabeth Gish Joins Netflix Series

Looks like Hill House is getting a familiar face to haunt, with Annabeth Gish (Halt and Catch Fire, The X-Files) set for a recurring role in The Haunting of Hill House, Netflix’s 10-episode re-imagining of Shirley Jackson’s classic 1959 novel. Written and directed by Mike Flanagan (Ouija: Origin of Evil, Hush), details on Gish’s Mrs. Dudley and […]

‘The Haunting Of Hill House’: Timothy Hutton Set To Lead Netflix TV Series

It would appear that Netflix has found the patriarch of The Crane Family, announcing on Wednesday that Timothy Hutton (Leverage, American Crime) has been tapped to lead the streaming service’s modern re-telling of Shirley Jackson’s classic 1959 novel The Haunting Of Hill House. The 10-episode series was picked-up directly to series, with Mike Flanagan (Absentia, Oculus) […]


Netflix Goes Straight To Series For The Haunting Of Hill House

The 1959 novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson is getting a third adaptation soon. Twice now the book has been worked into a film called The Haunting, in 1963 and again in 1999. But this time, the property is being handled by Mike Flanagan (Occulus), Amblin TV and Paramount TV and has […]