Back in June Netflix announced that they had ordered a new hidden camera prank show called “Prank Encounters” that would be hosted by Stranger Things star Gaten Matarazzo. The show was described as “terrifying and hilarious prank show” and would be made up of the 8 episodes takes two complete strangers who each think they’re starting their first day at a new job. It’s business as usual until their paths collide and these part-time jobs turn into full-time nightmares. The series, we now know, will arrive on October 25th just in time for Halloween and the official description has confirmed a definite horror theme:
Monstrous frights meet hilarious reveals on this hidden-camera prank show as real people become the stars of their own full-blown horror movie.