MGM+ has unveiled a brand new trailer for the four-episode true crime docuseries on serial killer and grave robber Ed Gein, who was the inspiration for many horror movie killers, most notably Buffalo Bill from The Silence of the Lambs, Norman Bates from Psycho and Leatherface from The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.
The series, called ‘Psycho: The Lost Tapes of Ed Gein’ will make it’s premier on MGM+ on September 17th.
According to the official rundown: “This MGM+ original docuseries follows the horrifying grave robber and serial killer Ed Gein whose crimes inspired such iconic films as Psycho and The Silence of the Lambs. With new reveals and never-before-heard recordings, viewers will be transported to late-1950s Middle America and submerged in Gein’s perverse mind. The series explores Gein’s upbringing and twisted relationship with his mother, his early grave robbing and murders, and the police’s discovery of his terrifying house of horrors.”
Check out the trailer below for a series that horror social media will surely flock to see.