Hysteria! is coming quickly to Peacock. The streaming service has ordered the thriller which focuses on the risks of satanic panic in a Eighties setting. John Francis Daley (Bones, above) is behind the collection.
Peacock revealed extra concerning the collection in a press release.
“Peacock introduced right now the straight-to-series order of coming-of-age thriller HYSTERIA!, a drama collection that explores American’s darkish historical past of mass hysteria by means of the stunning story of the teenage Satanic Panic.
· The collection will likely be produced by UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group. Matthew Scott Kane serves as author and government producer. John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein will government produce and direct. Chris Bender and Jake Weiner will government produce for Good Fear.
· ABOUT: When a beloved varsity quarterback disappears in the course of the “Satanic Panic” of the late Eighties, a struggling highschool heavy metallic band of outcasts understand they will capitalize in town’s sudden curiosity within the occult by constructing a repute as a Satanic metallic band, till a weird collection of murders, kidnappings, and reported “supernatural activity” triggers a leather-studded witch hunt that leads immediately again to them.
· “Our upcoming thriller series Hysteria! will explore the complex world of the Satanic Panic, set amidst ’80s nostalgia, mystery, heavy metal, and an all-American setting,” stated Lisa Katz, President Scripted Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “We’re excited to partner on this fresh, coming-of-age story led by writer Matthew Scott Kane, executive producers and directors John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, Good Fear, and our partners at UCP, for what is sure to be a compelling original series for Peacock viewers.”
· “This nail-biting thriller dives into a mass moral panic and all the fears, desires, anger and dread that led to these dark days,” stated Beatrice Springborn, President, UCP. “Matthew’s script is original, intriguing and perfectly captures the frenetic energy of the Satanic Panic. We can’t wait for audiences to experience the show on Peacock.”
A premiere date for the brand new Peacock collection will likely be introduced later.
What do you think? Are you planning to take a look at Hysteria!?