The Haunting of Hill House

TVLine Items: Netflix Orders Haunting Series, I Love Dick Trailer and More

Those ghosts just won’t leave Hill House alone.

Netflix has given a 10-episode order to a modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson’s 1959 novel The Haunting of Hill House, our sister site Deadline reports.

The horror series, from Steven Spielberg’s Amblin TV and Paramount TV, will be written, directed and executive-produced by filmmaker Mike Flanagan (Ouija: Origin of Evil, Oculus, Before I Wake).

Jackson’s book was previously adapted for the screen as the 1963 and 1999 films The Haunting.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Amazon has released a trailer for Transparent creator Jill Soloway and Sarah Gubbins’ new series I Love Dick, debuting Friday, May 12 on the streaming service. The drama, based on Chris Kraus’ 1997 novel, stars Kathryn Hahn (Transparent) as a New York filmmaker who follows her academic husband (House of Lies‘ Griffin Dunne) to Texas for a writing residency, where she meets a legendary artist named Dick (The Following‘s Kevin Bacon).

* Oprah Winfrey will make her first appearance on CBS’ daytime gabfest The Talk as the featured guest throughout the entire hour-long show on Monday, April 17.

* HBO will premiere the stand-up special T.J. Miller: Meticulously Ridiculous on Saturday, June 17 at 10/9c, Deadline reports.