Horror titan James Wan (Noticed, Insidious, The Conjuring, Malignant) is on board as government producer for a supernatural horror collection titled “Archive 81” for Netflix, impressed by the discovered footage podcast of the identical identify.
Set for a world premiere subsequent Friday, January 14, 2022, Bloody Disgusting has restored the official collection trailer that investigates a group of broken videotapes from 1994.
“Archive 81” stars Underwater‘s Mamoudou Athie with “Altered Carbon” alumna Dina Shihabi, Martin Donovan (Massive Little Lies), Matt McGorry (How To Get Away With Homicide), Julia Chan (Katy Keene), Evan Jonigkeit, and Ariana Neal (Hidden Figures).
Within the collection…
“When archivist Dan Turner (Athie) takes a mysterious job restoring a group of broken videotapes from 1994, he finds himself reconstructing the work of documentary filmmaker Melody Pendras (Shihabi) and her investigation right into a harmful cult. As Dan is drawn into Melody’s story, he turns into satisfied he can save her from the terrifying finish she met 25 years in the past.”
Marc Sollinger and Daniel Powell created the podcast and co-produced the collection. “Stranger Issues” director Rebecca Thomas directed half the debut season.