Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street) is hosting a new six-part series that scours news reports of yesteryear to bring viewers twisted tales ripped straight from the headlines.
It’s fittingly called True Terror with Robert Englund and is set to hit Travel Channel TONIGHT.
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Here’s the rundown on True Terror with Robert Englund:
“Hidden away in the dark shadows of our nation’s history are tales so terrifying, they must be true. Veteran actor and legendary horror movie icon Robert Englund (Freddy Krueger of the “A Nightmare on Elm Street” franchise) scours news reports of yesteryear to bring viewers twisted tales ripped straight from the headlines in “True Terror with Robert Englund.” Using his ominous tones and creepy charisma, Englund weaves together a trilogy of spine-tingling tales, guided by newspaper accounts and layered with commentary from historians and experts that prove that truth is always stranger than fiction.”
The premiere episode, “Twisted Relationships,” begins with a North Carolina storekeeper who is tormented by a prophetic countdown to his doom. Did he will his own fate, or was there a higher power at play? Then, a New Orleans teenager finds himself literally trapped inside a waking nightmare, unable to save himself from his horrific fate. Finally, an Atlanta police station becomes a battleground for a killer … and a vengeful spirit. The six-part series hits TONIGHT.