According to his novella”The Hellbound Heart,” Clive Barker wrote and directed HELLRAISER back 1987, along with following years discovered the movie turning into a franchise using a couple of sequels which could not expect to recreate the magic of the first. Nevertheless the HELLRAISER franchise is thought to be revived as an HBO show, that definitely gets its own attention, and Deadline has reported that Clive Barker has united as a executive producer. Since Barker has not had a lot to do with the franchise for a long time, I am keeping my fingers crossed this is a fantastic sign.
The HBO show has been defined to be composed by Mark Verheiden (Battlestar Galactica) and Michael Dougherty (GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS), together with Verheiden additionally serving as showunner. David Gordon Green (HALLOWEEN KILLS) can be onboard to lead the very first few installment of this collection. In a declaration, Clive Barker stated he had been,”thrilled that the Hellraiser mythology is visiting a new lifestyle. It is time that the tales went back to their own origins. I am excited to attract to another crowd the most effective and historical elements of terror: the deepest evil interrupts our own lives and the way we need to find within ourselves the capacity to resist it” Fellow executive producer Dan Farah included,”Hellraiser began with Clive’s creativity and we could not be more eager to get him onboard” The Hellraiser series will not be a vampire, but instead an”elevated character and growth of this present Hellraiser mythology” It is anticipated the centerpiece of this franchise will nonetheless be Pinhead, who’s the chief of the Cenobites, a bunch of hellish allies that subject individuals to intense sadomasochistic experiments when they’re called forth with a menacing mystery box referred to as the Lament Configuration.