The Terror showrunner gave some invaluable advice about how to approach tone, tension, and characters in your horror movies or TV shows.
Dave Kajganich has made a huge impact on the horror genre with his recent work as showrunner for the first season of AMC’s The Terror, as well as being the screenwriter for Luca Guadagnino’s 2018 remake of Suspiria.
I have a lot of favorite shows here, as we all know, but I honestly think Season One of The Terror is a masterpiece. It is one of the best things to air in recent TV history, so I’ll leap on any opportunity to talk about it. During his Oct. 24 Austin Film Festival panel with executive producer Barbara Morgan, Kajganich shared some behind-the-scenes secrets and valuable screenwriting insight.
Source: No Film School