I like a great haunted home story and Mike Flanagan’s tackle The Haunting of Hill House for Netflix has turn into considered one of my favourites. The second installment of the director’s Haunting anthology collection is ready to debut on Netflix this week, telling a new story based totally on Henry James’ “The Turn of the Screw.” Although it does characteristic a handful of returning actors taking part in new roles, The Haunting of Bly Manor seems to be to supply a complete new serving to of frights.
Taking place in 1980s England, The Haunting of Bly Manor follows a younger American nanny (Victoria Pedretti) who’s employed to look after the orphaned niece and nephew of Henry Wingrave (Henry Thomas). Toss in some darkish secrets and techniques, gothic romance, and hidden ghosts, and you have the makings for one more implausible season. Netflix has unveiled a collection of posters for The Haunting of Bly Manor that reveal the titles of the episodes, and you may verify these out below.
As you’ll be able to see, the title for the eighth episode of The Haunting of Bly Manor has been left clean, hang-man fashion, so I might think about that it might be construed as a spoiler, until after all “_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ” is the precise title. Any guesses?
The official synopsis for The Haunting of Bly Manor:
Set in 1980s England. After an au pair’s tragic dying, Henry Wingrave (Henry Thomas) hires a younger American nanny (Victoria Pedretti) to look after his orphaned niece and nephew (Amelie Bea Smith, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth) who reside at Bly Manor with the property’s chef Owen (Rahul Kohli), groundskeeper Jamie (Amelia Eve) and housekeeper, Mrs. Grose (T’Nia Miller). But all is just not because it appears on the manor, and centuries of darkish secrets and techniques of affection and loss are ready to be unearthed on this chilling gothic romance. At Bly Manor, lifeless doesn’t imply gone.
The Haunting of Bly Manor will debut on Netflix on October 9, 2020.