News on The Exorcist’s possible renewal and the Stranger Things cast’s salaries are upped for Season 3
Welcome to Horror After Dark Issue #13! Before we get into this week’s horror news, read up on last week’s news.
Gary Newman, FOX’s chairman, has news on renewals for their series this fall. While Gotham and Empire are almost guaranteed a renewal, FOX is unsure of how its horror series The Exorcist will last. Read more on The Exorcist’s possible renewal here.
The Stranger Things cast is gaining a bonus to their salary in Season 3! According to Deadline, the popular Netflix series’ main cast, comprised of Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp, Caleb McLaughlin and, Gaten Matarazzo and Winona Ryder and David Harbour will see an increase in their salary to about $200,000 for the kids to $350,000 for Ryder and Harbour.
Guess Who: Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates and Evan Peters set to return for American Horror Story’s Season 8
American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy has announced that Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates and Evan Peters will return for the series’ eighth season. The eighth season currently has the working title “Radioactive.”
“Kathy and Sarah Paulson have a lot of great stuff to get to do. So, with Evan Peters, the three of them are the leads this year.”
‒ Ryan Murphy (creator)
Interviews: Garret Dillahunt shares details on his new character on Fear the Walking Dead
Garret Dillahunt, star of Deadwood and the comedy series Raising Hope, will be playing newcomer John Dorie, and will be introduced in the Fear the Walking Dead premiere on April 15th.While the specific details of his character have not been revealed, Dillahunt gives some insight on what you may expect from him this season:
“Yeah, my character of John was was a trick shooter for fun before the thing happened, so he’s employing those skills now. We don’t want him to be like a cartoon, but that’s his weapon of choice, so I think the comparisons are inevitable. But it’s not like I have cowboy boots on, you know what I mean?”
Read more of his interview here!
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