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New Teaser for CHUCKY TV Series Invites You to Reconnect with an Old Friend

CHUCKY is still our friend till the end in a new teaser for Don Mancini's TV series coming to SYFY this fall!

In a short new teaser for Chucky (Don Mancini’s Child’s Play TV series coming to Syfy this fall), we’re invited to reconnect with an old friend! CHUCKY is still our friend till the end in a new teaser for Don Mancini’s TV series coming to SYFY this fall!

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Look for Chucky on Syfy this fall. Devon Sawa (Idle Hands) stars with Zackary Arthur (Transparent), Teo Briones (Ratched), Bjorgvin Arnarson (PEN 15), and Alyvia Alyn Lind (The Young and the Restless). Not to mention franchise favorites like father Brad Dourif, Jennifer Tilly, and Fiona Dourif.

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The show begins after a vintage Chucky doll turns up at a yard sale. An American town is thrown into chaos as a series of horrifying murders expose the town’s hypocrisies and secrets. Meanwhile, the arrival of enemies and allies from Chucky’s past threatens to expose the truth behind the killings. As well as the doll’s untold origins as a seemingly ordinary child who somehow became this notorious monster.

Franchise creator Don Mancini will write, serve as showrunner, direct the pilot, and executive produce with David Kirschner (Hocus Pocus, Frailty), Nick Antosca (The ActChannel Zero), and Harley Peyton (Twin PeaksChannel Zero).

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Mancini says the show will use almost “100 percent puppetry.” He teases, “I think it’s so important to keep Chucky as a practical puppet effect, partly because it’s important for the actors to have something to respond to on set … I also think it’s important that Chucky have the feel of a doll, of a puppet. He should be a little bit herky-jerky.”

chucky - New Teaser for CHUCKY TV Series Invites You to Reconnect with an Old Friend

Are you excited to reconnect with Chucky this fall? What do you think of the new teaser? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram! You can also carry on the convo with me personally on Twitter @josh_millican.