“Kinderfänger” is the latest project from Crypt TV, a Blumhouse-backed genre brand creating the next generation of iconic monsters, who has more than 10 million followers across its pages on Facebook, with 1.8M speaking Spanish as a first language, and over 14 million social media followers combined across platforms.
Based on the 2017 Crypt TV original digital series of the same name, which was produced and directed by Christopher Alender who serves as co-producer on the new series with the studio WIIP, “Kinderfänger” is written by Aaron Burgess and Matt Golad, and directed by Bridger Nielson. Along with Angel Theory, the series stars Alexander Neher and Andi Chapman. Jack Davis, Kate Krantz, and Darren Brandl executive produced for Crypt TV, with Jeremy Elliott, Trent Atkinson and Angel Theory serving as co-executive producers.
Tune in: Catch new episodes of “Kinderfänger” every Friday at 3pm PT / 6pm ET on Crypt TV’s Facebook Watch page.
Watch the premiere episode:
Episode title/description: “Nightmare at West End” | When her favorite student – Marcus – doesn’t show up for his lesson, Olivia worries he’s the latest in a string of child disappearances. To go searching, she’ll have to escape her own brutal, and controlling mother.
Series description: When vulnerable kids start going missing, Olivia, a hard of hearing/deaf care worker with a troubled past, goes searching – only to find herself in a battle with the Kinderfänger; a mythical creature who will stop at nothing to keep the children he’s stolen.
Watch the Trailer: HERE
About Crypt TV
Crypt TV is a genre brand creating the next generation of iconic monsters. Crypt’s shared universe of original characters has over a billion and a half views and a community of over thirteen million primarily millennial and Gen Z fans across its network. Launched in 2015, CryptTV was co-founded by CEO Jack Davis and filmmaker Eli Roth with Blumhouse Productions as an investor and key strategic partner. Since founding, Crypt’s monsters include Webby Award-winning “The Birch,” “The Look-See,” “Sunny Family Cult” and Crypt characters have been featured live at Knott’s Scary Farm, Halloween Horror Nights and thousands of shirts, masks and more original merchandise has been purchased on Crypt’s online store. In addition, Crypt TV makes original content directly for the top Hollywood studios including Universal, WB and Netflix. Crypt TV can be watched everywhere @CryptTV and @CryptMonsters.