Locke & Key Sets Release Date for New Netflix Series
Netflix has released the official poster for the long-awaited Locke & Key series adaptation based on the graphic horror novel by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez. Starring Jackson Robert Scott, Connor Jessup and Emilia Jones as Locke brothers, the series will premiere on February 7, 2020, exclusively on Netflix. Check out the full poster below!
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In Locke & Key, after their father is murdered in mysterious circumstances, the three Locke brothers and their mother move to their ancestral home, Keyhouse, which they discover is full of magic keys that may be linked to their father's death. As the Locke children explore the different keys and their unique powers, a mysterious demon awakens – and nothing stops to steal them. From Carlton Cuse (Lost, Bates Motel) and Meredith Averill (Hill House Haunt), the series is a maturing mystery about love, loss, and the unshakable bonds that define family.
The series will star Connor Jessup (American Crime) as Tyler Locke, Emilia Jones (Utopia) as Kinsey Locke, Jackson Robert Scott (Bates Locke), Sherri Saum (How to Escape Murder) as Ellie Whedon, Darby Stanchfield (Scandal) as Nina Locke, Griffin Gluck as Gabe, Laysla De Oliveira as Dodge, Petrice Jones as Scot, Thomas Mitchell Barnet as Sam Lesser, Steven Williams as Joe Ridgeway, Kevin Alves as Javi and Asha Bromfield as Zadie.
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The comic book franchise IDW Publishing Locke & Key, co-created by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, has won awards and accolades during its ten year career. It has been translated into dozens of languages worldwide and has sold millions of copies worldwide.
Meredith Averill (The Good Wife) will co-show the series with Carlton Cuse. Cuse and series co-creator Joe Hill (son of Stephen King) co-wrote the first episode with Aron Eli Coleite. Lindsey Springer of Cuse producer Genre Arts will produce alongside David Alpert and Rick Jacobs of the Circle of Confusion. Andy and Barbara Muschietti (IT, Mama) will be executive producers alongside Ted Adams and David Ozer of IDW Entertainment.