The Haunting of Hill House was such a success with Netflix viewers that the platform is releasing a follow-up series, titled The Haunting of Bly Manor. This next installment is created and directed by Mike Flanagan for Netflix and will be loosely based on the 1898 horror novella The Turn of the Screw by Henry James. The previous release of The Haunting of Hill House was a smashing success with Netflix viewers, but what is the release date for The Haunting of Bly Manor?
The Haunting of Bly Manor Release Date:
The follow-up series of this popular Netflix show has been highly anticipated by fans from all over. Luckily, fans don’t have to wait too much longer, as the release date for The Haunting of Bly Manor has been set to hit the screens on October 9th, 2020.
The first season of The Haunting of Hill House was released in October of 2018. With two years in between the last installment and the upcoming one, The Haunting of Bly Manor is being released just in time for the spooky season.
The Haunting of Bly Manor Trailer:
On August 31st, 2020, Netflix released the trailer of The Haunting of Bly Manor on their Youtube channel. According to the streaming service, “the Haunting anthology series revolves around Bly Manor and the lives of its inhabitants, both living and dead.”
Featuring spooky music and creepy shots of the television series, the trailer of this spin-off look like it’s bound to be a success with lovers of the horror genre everywhere.
The Haunting of Bly Manor Cast:
The first season of The Haunting of Hill House mainly featured actors like Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Henry Thomas, and more. For its follow-up season, a cycle of some new actors is set to be in the new series. Here’s a list of the full cast of The Haunting of Bly Manor as well as The Haunting of Hill House.
The Haunting of Hill House Cast:
- Michiel Huisman as Steven Crain
- Carla Gugino as Olivia Crain
- Elizabeth Reaser as Shirley Crain
- Oliver Jackson-Cohen as Luke Crain
- Kate Siegel as Theodora Crain
- Victoria Pedretti as Nell Crain
- Timothy Hutton as Hugh Crain
- Anthony Ruivivar as Kevin Harris
- Samantha Sloyan as Leigh Crain
- Annabeth Gish as Mrs. Dudley
- Robert Longstreet as Mr. Dudley
- Olive Elise Abercrombie as Abigal
The Haunting of Bly Manor Cast:
- Victoria Pedretti as Dani Clayton
- Kate Siegel
- Oliver Jackson-Cohen as Peter Quint
- Henry Thomas as Henry Wingrave
- Raul Kohli as Owen
- Amelia Eve as Jamie
- T’Nia Miller as Hannah Grose
- Tahirah Sharif as Rebecca Jessel
- Benjamin Evan Ainsw as Miles Wingrave
- Amelie Smith as Flora Wingrave
The Plot of The Haunting of Bly Manor:
From what has been announced, this spin-off of The Haunting of Hill House tells the story of a man that has had his niece and nephew fall into his care and needs help to look after them. In order to fix this problem, he hires a young governess to help look after them at the family country house. Shortly after arriving at the Bly estate, she begins to see apparitions that process to haunt the premises.
Where Can I Watch The Haunting of Bly Manor?
The first season of this franchise, The Haunting of Hill House is currently streaming on Netflix. Likewise, The Haunting of Bly Manor will be available across the same platform once it’s released on October 9 2020.