The Grudge Returns To Its Roots

Netflix has dropped a new trailer for Ju-On: Origins, a new horror series set in the same universe as The Grudge.

Ju-On: Origins will focus on the true events of which is the inspiring base of the story (of Ju-On). This drama series shows the beginning of the “curse” and gives viewers a raw look at the chain of terror that befalls all those who come into contact with the house.

Here’s the trailer –

The official Netflix synopsis reads –

“The J-horror classic franchise “Ju-On” was actually based on real events that occurred over four decades — and the truth is even more terrifying. Can the people haunted by this house escape from its curse? And what kind of grim incident occurred in this cursed house in the past?”

There are tons of Ju-On films to pull from. If you include American remakes and sequels, there are a total of 13 movies that fit into the franchise.

Ju-On: Origins series stars Yoshiyoshi Arakawa, Yuina Kuroshima, and Ririka. Most other details, such as episode directors, executive producers, and episode numbers, are unknown.