News brief: Netflix orders more Hemlock Grove

Online video-on-demand subscription service Netflix has commissioned a second season of horror series Hemlock Grove, one of the original series in which it has recently invested.

The show, executive produced by Eli Roth, will return to Netflix next year. Charles Eglee (The Walking Dead) will join the second season as executive producer.

Hemlock Grove is produced by Gaumont International Television and stars Famke Janssen and Dougray Scott. The second season will comprise 10 episodes and go into production later this year.

Netflix's Gaumount International TV-produced Hemlock Grove

Netflix’s Gaumount International TV-produced Hemlock Grove