The supernatural horror series’File 81‘, starring Matt McGorry (‘How To Get Away with Murder’) is now available on Netflix. The production had its premiere this Friday (14) on the schedule.
The series is based on the popular podcast of the same name.
The plot follows archivist Dan Turner (Mamoudou Athie), who takes on a job restoring a collection of videotapes from 1994. Reconstructing the work of a documentary filmmaker named Melody Pendras (Dina Shihabi), he is immediately drawn to her investigation of a dangerous cult. As the story unfolds in the two timelines, Dan slowly becomes obsessed with finding out what happened to Melody. When the two form a mysterious connection, Dan is convinced he can save her from the terrifying end she suffered 25 years ago.
Check out the trailer:
James Wan | (‘The Conjuring’) serves as executive producer alongside Rebecca Sonnenshine (‘The Boys’), Michael Clear (‘Evil one’), Rebecca Thomas (‘Stranger Things’), Antoine Douaihy (‘Panic’) e Paul Harris Boardman (‘Deliver us from evil’).