We’ll have to attend greater than seven days to see Naomi Watts in Ryan Murphy‘s new restricted collection, but it surely ought to be value it.
The Ring actress obtained us enthusiastic about her return to the horror style because of her latest tease in regards to the upcoming present, titled The Watcher. As Watts instructed EW, it was The Lower‘s 2018 article about Maria and Derek Broaddus that compelled her to be a part of the undertaking.
“Yeah, that article is so freaky,” she mentioned. “That is what obtained me in.”
For these unfamiliar with the harrowing story, after buying their dream house in New Jersey, Mr. and Mrs. Broaddus have been laid low with a collection of threatening letters that have been written by an nameless writer, recognized merely as “The Watcher.” The primary menacing missive arrived in June 2014, earlier than the couple was in a position to transfer into the abode with their three kids.
Because the undesirable messages continued, the household selected to not transfer into the residence, quite, they stayed with Maria’s dad and mom. After investigations and a lawsuit led to little to no outcomes for Maria and Derek, they lastly bought the house in 2019.