Netflix has given its original horror comedy The Babysitter an October premiere date. Disney star Bella Thorne plays the hot babysitter, Sonya who is part of a satanic cult. Judah Lewis, who is 16 year old in real life, plays a 12 year old in this Netflix original. His character Cole, falls in love with his attractive babysitter, and is unaware of her plan to sacrifice him.
Robbie Amell (The Flash) and Samara Weaving (Ash vs Evil Dead) help to fill out the cast. The film is a New Line Cinema production, and is directed by McG (Charlie’s Angels, Terminator: Salvation). The script was written by Brian Duffield.
With this, Netflix has another addition in the horror genre for its platform. Its lineup includes Stranger Things season 2; and 1922, starring Thomas Jane and Molly Parker; and Gerald’s Game. The latter two are adaptations of Stephen King’s work by the same names.