Welcome to the Haunted MTL Weekly Wail trailer round-up. There are many trailers for horror content landing every week, so why not assemble a bunch of them with some impressions and details?

So, what trailers dropped this week? Let’s find out!

Chucky on SyFy

SyFy dropped a new trailer for the upcoming Chucky series. From their official landing page from the show:

In the new CHUCKY television series, an idyllic American town is thrown into chaos after a vintage ‘Good Guy’ doll turns up at a suburban yard sale. Soon, everyone must grapple with a series of horrifying murders that begin to expose the town’s deep hypocrisies and hidden secrets. Meanwhile, friends and foes from Chucky’s past creep back into his world and threaten to expose the truth behind his mysterious origins as a seemingly ordinary child who somehow became this notorious monster. 

CHUCKY is produced by UCP and executive produced by creator Don Mancini, David Kirschner, Nick Antosca and Alex Hedlund. Harley Peyton will also serve as executive producer. Mancini, who penned the film franchise, wrote the television adaptation, will direct the first episode and serves as showrunner.

Check out the trailer below:

Day of the Dead on SyFy

Additionally, SyFy dropped a trailer for their new Day of the Dead series.

DAY OF THE DEAD follows a group of strangers trying to survive the first 24 hours of an undead invasion. This ode to George A. Romero’s famous flesh-eaters reminds us that sometimes all it takes to bring people together is a horde of hungry zombies trying to rip them apart.

Day of the Dead arrives in October.

Check out the trailer below:

Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Sony Pictures’ Ghostbusters: Afterlife launched a new trailer featuring more of the story and some exciting cameos for fans of the franchise – Annie Potts shows up in the trailer with Dan Akroyd teased at the end over the phone. The film will release on November 11th.

Ghostbusters: Afterlife stars Finn Wolfhard, McKenna Grace, Carrie Coon, and Paul Rudd. The film is executive produced by Dan Akroyd, Michael Beugg, Jason Blumenfeld, Jason Cloth, Aaron L. Gilbert, and Gil Kenan. Suraj Maraboyina and Adam Somer are co-executive producers.

Check out the trailer below:

Lamb from A24

A24’s Lamb follows a childless couple in Iceland who discover something strange in their barn – and features a half-lamb, half-human child. It is based on a supernatural folk tale. It arrives in theaters on October 8th. Directed by Valdimar Jóhannsson and written by Icelandic poet Sjón, Lamb stars Noomi Rapace, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, and Ingvar Sigurðsson.

The film is produced by Hrönn Kristinsdóttir, Sara Nassim, Piodor Gustafsson, Erik Rydell, Klaudia Smieja-Rostworowska and Jan Naszewski.

Check out the trailer below:

American Horror Story: Double Feature on FX

American Horror Story‘s 10th season, dubbed “Double Feature,” tackles sand and sea with two stories: “Red Tide” and “Death Valley.” The new season is set to debut on August 25th. It features returning AHS vets Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Kathy Bates, Leslie Grossman, Billie Lord, Adina Porter, Lily Rabe, Angelica Ross, and Finn Wittrock. Joining the cast this season are Macaulay Culkin, Kaia Gerber, and Neal McDonough.

The series is executive produced by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. Alexis Martin Woodall, John J. Gray, and Manny Coto also produce.

Check out the teaser below:

Chapelwaite on Epix

Based on Stephen King‘s “Jerusalem’s Lot,” Chapelwaite is coming to Epix. Set in the 1850s, the series follows Captain Charles Boone, who relocates his family to Preacher’s Corners, Maine, after the death of his wife. Unfortunately, his homecoming is rocked by a secret and sordid history.

The series is written and produced by Peter and Jason Filardi and co-produced by Donald De Line. Adrian Brody and Emily Hampshire star as Charles Boon and Rebecca Morgan, respectively. The show will premiere on Epic on August 22nd.

Check out the trailer below:

The Swarm on Netflix

Netflix’s The Swarm is a creature feature that follows “a single mother [who] breeds locusts as [a] high-protein food, but has trouble getting them to reproduce — until she finds they have a taste for blood.”

Directed by Just Philippot, and written by Jérôme Genevray and Franck Victor, the film stars Suliane Brahim, Sofian Khammes, and Marie Narbonne. The Swarm lands on Netflix August 6th.

Check out the trailer below:

Shudder’s Comic-Con@Home

Additionally, we recently covered the Shudder trailers released during Comic-Con@Home this week as well, so be sure to check those out.

Stick around for more trailer round-Ups throughout the year.

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