Well, this is certainly some great news. Having wowed with the stunning Haunting of Hill House, Mike Flanagan has a new horror series on the way.
Via Deadline, Flanagan – who also impressed with the likes of Hush, Gerald’s Game and Before I Wake – is teaming with Trevor Macy for a Netflix show titled Midnight Mass. A seven-episode offering, Midnight Mass will focus on an isolated island community that experiences a slew of miraculous events following the arrival of a mysterious young priest.
Flanagan and Macy are acting as executive producers on the series, with Flanagan to direct all seven episodes. Both men have recently signed exclusive multi-year contracts with Netflix; this being one further project for Flanagan in addition the upcoming Hill House follow-up, The Haunting of Bly Manor.
Expect more on Midnight Mass as we get it.