May 18, 2024

Netflix has invited horror followers to “Meet the Ushers” of their upcoming collection The Fall of the Home of Usher just a few weeks forward of the collection premiere.

The eight-episode collection impressed by the works of Edgar Allan Poe, receives its title from the brief story of the identical title initially printed in 1893. Mike Flanagan, the horror big behind different terrifying collection corresponding to Midnight Mass and The Haunting of Hill Home, describes the restricted collection as a “fashionable remix” of a few of Poe’s most well-known tales.

The restricted collection follows siblings Roderick (Bruce Greenwood) and Madeline Usher (Mary McDonnell), who’ve constructed Fortunato Prescribed drugs into an empire. Nevertheless, as is usually the case in Poe’s works, previous secrets and techniques come to gentle when the heirs to the Usher dynasty — Frederick, Tamerlane, Napoleon, Camille, Victorine, and Prospero — die by the hands of a mysterious girl from the siblings’ youth.

This scene showcases a time when all of the Usher heirs had been nonetheless alive and thriving underneath their father’s fortune and provides audiences wanting ahead to the collection an thought of the household dynamic at hand for the Ushers.

The Fall of the Home of Usher premieres October 12 on Netflix. Verify again with Nerds & Past for a evaluate of the miniseries and episodic recaps right here.