Are You Afraid of the Dark? returns to television as a rebooted series on Friday, October 11 at 7/6c on Nickelodeon.
If you don’t have cable, you can watch a live stream of Nickelodeon on your computer, phone, Roku, Fire TV, Apple TV or other streaming device via one of the following cable-free, live-TV streaming subscription services:
Nickelodeon is included in Philo’s main 58-channel bundle, which is the cheapest among all streaming services if you plan on keeping it long-term.
You can start a free 7-day trial of Philo TV right here, and you can then watch Nick live on your computer via the Philo website, or on your phone (iPhone supported), tablet, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV or or other supported device via the Philo app.
If you can’t watch live, Philo also allows you to DVR programs and watch them up to 30 days later. And even if you forget to DVR something, Philo also comes with a 72-hour rewind feature, which allows you to replay any event that has aired in the last three days.
Nickelodeon is one of 95-plus live TV channels included in the main FuboTV bundle.
You can start a free 7-day trial of FuboTV right here, and you can then watch a live stream of Nick on your computer via the FuboTV website, or on your phone (Android and iPhone supported), tablet, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast or other supported device via the FuboTV app.
If you can’t watch live, FuboTV comes with 30 hours of Cloud DVR (with the ability to upgrade to 500 hours), as well as a “72-Hour Lookback” feature, which allows you to watch most shows up to three days after they air even if you forgot to record them.
AT&T TV Now offers six different channel packages, all of which include Nickelodeon.
You can sign up for AT&T TV Now right here, and you can then watch a live stream of Nick on your computer via the AT&T TV Now website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the AT&T TV app.
If you can’t watch live, AT&T TV Now comes with included cloud DVR.
‘Are You Afraid of the Dark?’ Preview
Before the series premieres of Are You Afraid of the Dark aired on Nickelodeon, the network released its first episode on their YouTube channel. By Friday night, the video already had over 180,000 views and 2,500 positive thumbs-up ratings. The episode, in its entirety, can be watched below:
The description for the first episode in the mini-series, entitled “Part One: Submitted for Approval,” reads “Tormented by a series of scary nightmares, a new girl in school feels isolated and out of place until a mysterious group invites her to join its ranks; all she has to do is tell a truly terrifying story.” That episode airs on October 11.
The official synopsis for “Part Two: Opening Night,” airing on October 18, reads “When a friend’s disappearance seems to be linked to Rachel’s story, the Midnight Society decides to attend the Carnival of Doom to determine if it is the same carnival from Rachel’s nightmares.”
The three-part reboot concludes on October 25, with “Part Three: Destroy All Tophats.”
The mini-series stars Lyliana Wray, Miya Cech, Rafael Casal, Milo Shandel, Sam Ashe Arnold, Jeremy Ray Taylor, and Tamara Smart.
According to USA Today , writer BenDavid Grabinski said during Comic Con that while they were developing the three-episode series, “We often asked ourselves, is this too scary for a 10-year-old?”
Executive producer Matt Kaplan added “There’s a lot of scary stuff out there. So, that wasn’t going to separate us. I think that if we leaned into the Midnight Society, which is one of the things everyone remembers from the original, I felt like we all were going to (be in) a good position, especially since we found such an amazing cast.”
Tune in to Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Friday nights at 7/6c on Nickelodeon from October 11 through October 25.