Disney+’s Just Beyond Photos Reveal First Look at R.L. Stine Series

By | August 20, 2021

Disney+ has finally released the first official photos for the upcoming anthology series adaptation of R.L. Stine’s horror graphic novel Just Beyond. The series has no exact release date yet, but it is expected to make its debut sometime this fall, which will most likely be just in time for this year’s Halloween season.

The Just Beyond photos, which you can check out below, provides our first glimpse of the horror comedy’s ensemble cast including Emmy nominee McKenna Grace (The Haunting of Hill House, The Handmaid’s Tale), Lexi Underwood (Little Fires Everywhere), Nasim Pedrad (Aladdin), Megan Stott (Little Fires Everywhere), Cedric Joe (Space Jam: A New Legacy), and more.

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Based on the 2019 best-selling BOOM! Studios graphic novel series from Goosebumps and Fear Street author R.L. Stine, Just Beyond is an anthology series that will tell astonishing and thought-provoking stories of a reality just beyond the one we know. Each episode introduces viewers to a new cast of characters who must go on a surprising journey of self-discovery in a supernatural world of witches, aliens, ghosts, and parallel universes.

Click here to purchase the first novel in Stine’s series, The Scare School!

The cast also includes Jack Gore (Rim of the World), Gabriel Bateman (Child’s Play), Riki Lindhome (Another Period), Christine Ko (Dave), Malcolm Barrett (Timeless), Sally Pressman (Army Wives), Tim Heidecker (Bridesmaids), Izabela Vidovic (Wonder), Henry Thomas (The Haunting of Hill House), and more.

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Just Beyond is created and written by Seth Grahame-Smith with Marc Webb set as its director. Producers are Grahame-Smith, David Katzenberg, Stephen Christy, and Ross Richie, with Stine serving as an executive producer.  The series is a production by 20th Television.

This also marks the reunion between Grace and director Webb after working together in 2017’s Gifted.