Hemlock Grove artwork and trailer released

Hemlock Grove, Netflix

The Netflix Original Series Hemlock Grove will see all its episodes go live from April 19th, and in preparation Netflix unleashed a preview trailer to provde some idea of what’s ahead.

The drama is described by the company as ‘a riveting and eerie mystery from executive producer Eli Roth’. The series is based on Brian McGreevy’s novel of the same name. All 13-episodes of the series, which stars Famke Janssen, Bill Skarsgård, Landon Liboiron, Penelope Mitchell, Freya Tingley, and Dougray Scott will debut concurrently in all territories that Netflix is available – U.S., Canada, the UK, Ireland, Latin America, Brazil and Scandinavia.

“Hemlock Grove is unlike anything else in its genre,” said Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer, Netflix. “It’s sexy, gripping, emotional and twisted, and we’re certain viewers are going to be captivated by its intensity.”

The series revolves around the eccentric residents of a dilapidated former Pennsylvania steel town and the murder of 17-year-old Brooke Bluebell.  Through the investigation, the town’s seamier side is exposed, revealing that nothing is what it seems.

Hemlock Grove marks the first foray into television by internationally acclaimed horror master Eli Roth, who also directed the first episode. The series is executive produced by Roth, McGreevy & Shipman, Mark Verheiden, Deran Sarafian, Eric Newman and Michael Connolly. The series was developed by Brian McGreevy & Lee Shipman. This one-hour murder mystery is produced by Gaumont International Television for Netflix.

Hemlock Grove will be available for members to watch instantly and in its entirety beginning April 19th.

[Reported by Dominic Knight, trailer via SFX YouTube Page]