Breaking into Hollywood is very much a Catch-22 in that you can't get a job without experience, can't get experience without a job.
Obviously, it's very difficult to get anyone to lift a finger to help you.
Guillermo Del Toro has always loved the 1973 TV movie Don't Be Afraid of the Dark, and there were a lot of horror TV movies back in 70's that scared some of us when we were kids.
Once the whole horror remake conveyor belt started moving years ago, it was really only a matter of time until Hollywood rebooted a number of the old TV movie classics, such as
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark.
The first long-form trailer has been released for the upcoming supernatural thriller.