Chiller Gets Scary Good with 'Real Fear 2: The Truth Behind (More) Movies'

Chiller is bringing back the popular Real Fear franchise with the two-hour special, Real Fear 2: The Truth Behind (More) Movies.

On Friday, September 6 at 9 p.m., paranormal investigators Richard Dolan, Katrina Weidman, John McGarry, Chris Holt and Becky Weingrad will dig up the facts that inspired some truly terrifying films. They’ll also receive some expert advise on the cases from psychic, Chip Coffey and legendary researcher, John Zaffis.

In this special, they’ll not only listen to eyewitness interviews but also reenactments of events that expose more information about the tales behind the films.

According to the press release they’ll discover, “gripping evidence of the paranormal activity that inspired The Haunting in Connecticut; the eyewitness reports of a winged creature that led to The Blair Witch Project; the terrifying UFO abduction claim behind Fire in the Sky and the series of mysterious deaths that inspired the chilling classic A Nightmare on Elm Street.”

Be sure to check out the Q&A with Katrina Weidman over at for some more insight on the series.

-Larissa Mrykalo