At the annual Television Critics’ Association (TCA) Press Tour, AMC announced the premiere date for its upcoming genre documentary series Eli Roth’s History of Horror. The show follow’s the network’s recently completed James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction series, so we can expect a similar style show.
Eli Roth’s History of Horror premieres Sunday, October 14th at midnight Eastern on AMC.
Featuring A-list storytellers like Stephen King, Quentin Tarantino, Jordan Peele, Jason Blum, Robert Englund, Linda Blair, Tippi Hedren, Rob Zombie, Haley Joel Osment, Jack Black, John Landis, Jamie Lee Curtis and more, Eli Roth’s History of Horror brings together the masters of horror – icons and stars who define the genre – to explore its biggest themes and reveal the inspirations and struggles behind its past and present.
Each one-hour episode will take viewers on a chilling exploration of how horror has evolved through the eras and impacted society, as well as why loyal fans remain addicted to fear.