Netflix’s upcoming limited series The Watcher is based on a true story published in New York Magazine’s The Cut. 

It comes from Ryan Murphy’s Netflix output deal, and here’s the latest on everything we know about Netflix’s The Watcher, which is set to premiere in October 2022. 

We first revealed The Watcher in February 2021 

There has been a lot of news about the seven-episode limited series since then. So let’s get started. 

The series is based on a story written by Reeves Wideman for The Cut in November 2018.  

The story is titled The Watcher, and the tagline reads, “A family bought their dream house. 

Netflix purchased the rights to the story a month after it was published, with the original intention of making a film.  

The official synopsis for the show on Netflix is as follows: “Ominous letters.  

Noma Dumezweni (Mary Poppins Returns), who will play the private eye named Theodora, completes the main cast (renamed from Reggie). 

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Filming on the series began in late September 2021 and ended at the end of March 2022. The majority of the production was shot in New York.