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Where The Haunting of Hill House Cast Has Scared You Before

The cast of this terrifyingly popular Netflix original is a blend of horror veterans and Hollywood newcomers. Here’s how they all got started on screen.

by | October 19, 2018 | Comments

The Haunting of Hill House (Netflix)

Mike Flanagan’s The Haunting of Hill House has hooked fans and shaken them to their cores since its October 12 premiere. The Netflix series has earned praise – it’s currently Certified Fresh at 91% on the Tomatometer – for its depictions of grief and family trauma, but critics are also celebrating Hill House for the performances of its cast.

Horror fans might have noted that several cast members have starred in Flanagan’s previous films, including Hush, Ouija: Origin of Evil, Oculus, and most recently Gerald’s Game. It’s easy to assume that the series’ younger stars are new to the screen, but Lulu Wilson (who plays young Shirley Crain here) is experienced in the genre, especially for someone her age, while Victoria Pedretti, whose character experiences one of the most shocking and disturbing twists of the season, is a relative newcomer.

Below, we take a look at the Crain family’s past film and TV appearances — some of them might just surprise you.




Adjusted Score: 95.368%
Critics Consensus: The Haunting of Hill House is an effective ghost story whose steadily mounting anticipation is just as satisfying as its chilling payoff.
Synopsis: The Haunting of Hill House is a modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson's legendary novel of the same name, about five... [More]

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