A Friday the 13th prequel series is in the works at Peacock

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Peacock has dropped a Halloween treat for Friday the 13th fans.

The streamer confirmed Monday it has ordered a new Friday the 13th prequel series called Crystal Lake. Bryan Fuller, who developed NBC's Hannibal, will executive produce the show, which is coming from A24, the studio behind horror hits like Hereditary and X. Crystal Lake is described as an "expanded prequel," though no plot details were revealed.

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