R.L. Stine (Goosebumps) and director Leigh Janiak’s Fear Street movie trilogy hits Netflix next summer as the “Summer of Fear.” And today, Community star Gillian Jacobs (Come Play) teases fans will love the trilogy.
Jacobs tells ComicBook.com: “It was so much fun. Leigh [Janiak], who wrote and directed three films back to back, truly the undertaking, they’re still in post-production on them. She did an incredible job. The cast on that is so great. And it was really, really fun and I think that people are gonna love them.“
Jacobs co-stars include Kiana Madeira, Olivia Welch, Benjamin Flores Jr, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Ashley Zukerman, Fred Hechinger, Julia Rehwald, and Jeremy Ford.
The three movies’ rundowns are below.
Fear Street #1 takes place in 1994, after a brutal tragedy in Shadyside, Ohio, a group of teens discover that a series of horrifying events that have plagued their town over many years might not be random, and that they may be the next victims.
Fear Street #2 takes place in 1978 at Camp Nightwing which is divided by the campers and counselors who hail from the of prosperous town of Sunnyvale and the campers and maintenance staffers from the downtrodden town of Shadyside, but when horrors from their towns shared history come alive, they must band together to solve a terrifying mystery before it’s too late.
Fear Street #3 takes place in 1666, in a colonial town is gripped by a hysterical witch-hunt that has deadly consequences for centuries to come, and it’s up to teenagers in 1994 to try and put an end to their town’s curse, before it’s too late.