First Look at Hulu’s Freakish New Series
We’ve been talking about the new Hulu horror series “Freakish” for a while now, and it’s finally time for it to put up or shut up! Check out the new trailer and teaser art for the series, which begins October 11th for your binge-watching habits!
The teen horror series stars an ensemble cast that includes Hayes Grier, Leo Howard, Liza Koshy, Adam Hicks, Aislinn Paul, Tyler Chase, Meghan Rienks, Chad Michael Collins, and Melvin Gregg. Additional cast members include Chad L. Coleman, Mary Mouser, and social media influencer Chachi Gonzales.
Also, as part of a special launch week promotion called #FreakWeek, Tumblr will debut two new episodes of the Halloween event series from AwesomenessTV on a custom “Freakish” Tumblr page every day for a period of five days (October 10th-14th). #FreakWeek is a first-of-its-kind event that will allow all fans and viewers to preview and discover “Freakish” for free on Tumblr (for a limited time) or stream the entire series on Hulu.
“Freakish” was created by Beth Szymkowski. The series is exec produced by AwesomenessTV CEO Brian Robbins, Shelley Zimmerman, Szymkowski, Matt Lewis, and Chris Grismer (“The Vampire Diaries,” “The Originals”) and produced by Scott Levine. The series pilot was written by Szymkowski and directed by Grismer.
The series centers on a group of students who must fight for survival when predatory mutant freaks take over after a meltdown at the local chemical plant.