Airdate: The Watcher

Next Ryan Murphy horror tale stars Naomi Watts, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Coolidge, Mia Farrow and Margo Martindale.

Another Ryan Murphy drama The Watcher will premiere on Netflix tomorrow.

A top shelf cast includes Naomi Watts, Bobby Cannavale, Jennifer Coolidge, Mia Farrow, Margo Martindale plus Terry Kinney, Joe Mantello, Richard Kind, Noma Dumezweni, Christopher McDonald, Michael Nouri, Isabel Gravitt, Henry Hunter Hall, Luke David Blumm.

Created by Ryan Murphy & Ian Brennan and based on a true story of the infamous “Watcher” house in New Jersey.

Dean (Bobby Cannavale) and Nora Brannock (Naomi Watts) just purchased their dream home in the idyllic suburb of Westfield, New Jersey, but after putting all of their savings into closing the deal they soon realize the neighborhood is less than welcoming. There’s a kooky older woman named Pearl (Mia Farrow) and her brother Jasper (Terry Kinney), who sneaks into the Brannock’s house and hides in their dumbwaiter. There’s Karen (Jennifer Coolidge), the realtor and an old acquaintance of Nora’s, who makes them feel like they don’t really belong, and nosy neighbors Mitch (Richard Kind) and Mo (Margo Martindale), who don’t seem to understand property lines. Their icy welcome quickly turns into a full-blown living hell when ominous letters from someone calling themself “The Watcher” start arriving, terrorizing the Brannocks to their breaking point as the neighborhood’s sinister secrets come spilling out..

Thursday 13 October 2022 on Netflix.

Horror themes.

One Response

  1. The true story of this is ripe for a Ryan Murphy retelling (probably reimagining based on the trailer, a bit more supernatural than in reality). Looks great, and if it’s anything like Dahmer, it’ll be a hit.

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