Actual property is usually a nightmare within the upcoming Netflix sequence “The Watcher.” Primarily based on a real story, the present is a few married couple, performed by Naomi Watts and Bobby Cannavale, whose dream residence turns right into a nightmare. After they transfer in, they’re harassed by a stalker who indicators their letters as merely “The Watcher.” Jennifer Coolidge additionally stars within the new restricted sequence as Karen, their realtor, and within the first preview for the sequence, launched Sept. 9, she provides a barely kooky tour of the home that the couple finally ends up shopping for. On the finish, she ominously points a warning to look out for individuals who may be watching them. Take a look at the teaser forward!
“The Watcher” relies on a 2018 article from The Cut. Watts advised Entertainment Weekly in 2021 that the actual story out of Westfield, New Jersey, was “so freaky,” which she cherished. “That is what acquired me in!” she mentioned. Watts additionally mentioned she was “thrilled” to be working with Ryan Murphy, who created the sequence with frequent collaborator Ian Brennan. “It is a style that you recognize I really like,” she mentioned of returning to horror. Watts beforehand starred in “The Ring” and “The Ring 2,” and she or he additionally stars on this fall’s horror film remake, “Goodnight Mommy.”
Netflix hasn’t introduced a launch date for “The Watcher” but, although it is scheduled to debut earlier than 2022 ends. Whereas we wait to marathon watch the present, learn on for every thing we find out about “The Watcher,” together with the solid and trailer.
“The Watcher” Trailer
“The Watcher” Forged
Watts and Cannavale are joined by Coolidge, Mia Farrow, and Noma Dumezweni.