Five Nights at Freddy's

Five Nights at Freddy's

(2023)

Coming soon

Peacock

October 27, 2023

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Synopsis

An unsettled security guard faces murderous animatronic mascots

Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza was once a thriving and fun spot for all the family’s needs. With arcade games, fresh pizza, and the Fazbear mascot, it used to be a place of laughter and joy. But when Mike Schmidt, a new security guard is hired to take the night shift he faces a shocking truth about the now abandoned family center. Freddy Fazbear, Bonnie the Bunny, Chica the Chicken, and Foxy the Pirate Fox are living beings ready to kill anyone who stays past midnight.

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What to know

Blumhouse Productions adapt the video game franchise Five Nights at Freddy’s

Five Nights at Freddy’s is an upcoming supernatural horror movie based on the video game franchise of the same name. It is produced by Blumhouse Productions and distributed by Universal Pictures. Five Nights at Freddy’s is directed by Emma Tammi. The script is co-written by Tammi, Scott Cawthon, and Seth Cuddeback. Jim Henson’s Creature Shop is responsible for the animatronics in the movie.

The movie features Josh Hutcherson in the main role as Mike Schmidt. He is joined by Piper Rubio who plays Abby Schmidt. Elizabeth Lail, Kat Conner Sterling, Mary Stuart Masterson and Matthew Lillard round out the cast.

Production News

  • 2015-04-07
    • Warner Bros acquired the film rights to the video game Five Nights at Freddy’s. (Source: The Hollywood Reporter)
  • 2018-02-12
    • Filmmaker Chris Columbus was initially signed on to the project to direct. Blumhouse Productions was confirmed to be producing the picture. (Source:The Hollywood Reporter)
  • 2021-09-29
    • After many production delays and setbacks, Jason Blum revealed that the movie was still in the works but that Chris Columbus was no longer signed on to direct. (Source: Collider)
  • 2022-08-09
    • Producer Jason Blum confirmed that Jim Henson’s Creature Shop would be involved in producing the animatronics for the movie. (Source: Bloody Disgusting)
  • 2022-10-05
    • Emma Tammi is confirmed to be the new director of the movie. (Source: The Hollywood Reporter)
  • 2022-12-16
    • Josh Hutcherson and Matthew Lillard are both confirmed to have joined the cast in undisclosed roles. (Source: Deadline)
  • 2023-05-17
    • The first teaser for the movie is released showing the deranged bears in action facing their unwitting suspect. (Source: YouTube)
  • 2023-07-28
    • The movie is given a surprising PG-13 rating. (Source: ScreenRant)
  • 2023-08-31
    • A new trailer for the movie is released that teases the murderous animatronic creatures coming to life. (Source: ScreenRant)
  • 2023-09-11
    • The movie is confirmed to have a runtime of 1 hour and 50 minutes. (Source: ScreenRant)

Genres

Horror, Mystery & Thriller

Runtime

1h 50min

Age rating

PG-13

Production country

United States

Director

Emma Tammi

Cast

Josh Hutcherson
Mike Schmidt
Elizabeth Lail
Vanessa
Kat Conner Sterling
Max
Piper Rubio
Abby
Matthew Lillard
Steve Raglan
Mary Stuart Masterson
Aunt Jane
Grant Feely
Ghost Kid #1
Jessica Blackmore
Mike's Mom
Bailey Winston
Kim
Michael Sullivan
Christian Stokes
Uncle Hank
Joseph Poliquin
Carl
Lucas Grant
Garrett / Mike's Younger Brother
Xander Mateo
Afraid Young Boy
Ryan Reinike
Freddy's Security Guard
Jophielle Love
Ghost Kid #5
Theodus Crane
Jeremiah
Wyatt Parker
Young Mike
Kevin Foster
Freddy Fazbear
Jade Kindar-Martin
Bonnie
Victoria Patenaude
Social Worker
Cory Kenshin
Taxi Driver
Garrett Hines
Mike’s Dad
Erin McCluskey
80s Newscaster
Tadasay Young
Dr. Lillian
Roger Joseph Manning Jr.
Foxy
Jade Hassouné
Freddy #2
Jane Wheeler