Ever since the roaring success of Jordan Peele's debut horror movie, Get Out, people have been itching for more gory goodness from the actor.
Well, now we don't have to wait much longer.
The official trailer for his latest movie, Candyman, has been released, and it has sent people completely wild. Keep scrolling for the full story, and to watch the full trailer for yourself...
Jordan Peele is one of the bigger names in Hollywood these days.
via: GettyEver since his debut as a writer and director for the hit movie, Get Out, Peele is steadily rising up in the world of film making.
Though he is best known for his comedy...
via: GettyHis thriller cult movie, Get Out, was a roaring success, thus suggesting he was due to make a transition from the world of comedic writing.
Peele originally co-created and starred in the Comedy Central show, Key & Peele.
via: GettyThe series featured sketches about topics that included race, racism, homophobia, and gender, but all with a comical twist.
But Peele obviously had something much darker on his mind...
via: IMDBAs, in March 2017, he released his debut movie, the dark and gripping, Get Out.
The success of the movie was unprecedented.
via: IMDBThe horror flick, which grossed over $100 million in the box office, told the tale of a black man, Chris, who discovered a horrifying family secret while visiting his white girlfriend’s parents for the first time.
It's a notoriously dark watch.
via: IMDBChris discovers that his girlfriend's family, who are psychotherapists and neurosurgeons, had been kidnapping and murdering African American's for years to supply to members of their cult.
Viewers then watch as an intense battle commences...
via: IMDBAs Chris attempts to escape the clutches of the murderous family.
It makes for the perfect horror flick...
via: IMDBAnd it's needless to say that Peele truly proved his astounding abilities to write and direct a gripping and engaging movie.
So, what's next?
via: GettyAfter the enormous success of Get Out, and his follow up thriller, Us, people have been left eagerly awaiting more from Peele.
And that wait is finally over.
via: GettyJordan Peele is back, and this time he's rebirthing a 1992 classic.
This next venture could be even better than the last.
via: GettyHis latest movie, which he has written alongside acclaimed director, Nia DaCosta, is bringing back the 1992 slasher classic, Candyman.
Candyman has been billed as the "spiritual successor" to the 1992 original...
via: YouTubeAnd is easily one of the most anticipated horror movie releases of the year.
Peele's adaptation will serve as a sequel to the original...
via: YouTubeAnd, though much isn't known about the initial plot of this version, the newly-released trailer gave away some pretty exciting clues.
There's going to be just as much gore in Peele's adaptation...
via: YouTubeAs we see the creepy, hook-handed boogeyman - along with plenty of bees, of course - as it returns to the same housing complex in Chicago.
Since the release of the trailer...
Excuse me? A Candyman remake produced by Jordan Peele?! I’m stanning, ladies and gentlemen. #Candyman https://t.co/9e77T6q9D2— just cam (@just cam)1582650334.0
Horror fans are in for a real treat...A horror movie classic combined with Jordan Peele's film-making expertise? Count us in.
But many were focusing on one thing...
So #JordanPeele just made Destiny’s Child’s Say My Name a suspense record for the new #Candyman soundtrack ... https://t.co/x0fdMxWKb0— 🖤BLACK PARADE🖤 (@🖤BLACK PARADE🖤)1582839690.0
It is a true talent.
Jordan peele’s ablility to transform classic hip hop & r&b songs into thriller music amazes me every time‼️ Definit… https://t.co/Tzp6HisyiD— IG: purely.indyy (@IG: purely.indyy)1582828773.0
And some think he had an ulterior motive...
If I know @JordanPeele , and I think I do, he remade Candyman just so he could use that @destinyschild song in it. #Candyman— Andrew J. Chambers (@Andrew J. Chambers)1582821172.0