The long-awaited adaptation of Locke and Key is finally arriving courtesy of Netflix, and thanks to the streaming service we now know exactly when. Netflix subscribers will be able to start streaming Locke and Key on Friday, February 7, 2020, which seems like a good window for the fantasy/mystery/horror series to capture viewer attention and generate some buzz. As stated, this is a major milestone for fans of of the Locke & Key comic book series by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez, as the series has had two major attempts by both 20th Century Fox TV and Hulu, which famously crashed and burned before making it to series.
Here's the official Locke and Key premiere date announcement from Netflix:
NETFLIX ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY 7TH AS THE PREMIERE FOR LOCKE AND KEY, AN EPIC NEW MYSTERY SERIES
After their father is murdered under mysterious circumstances, the three Locke siblings and their mother move into their ancestral home, Keyhouse, which they discover is full of magical keys that may be connected to their father's death. As the Locke children explore the different keys and their unique powers, a mysterious demon awakens — and will stop at nothing to steal them. From Carlton Cuse (Lost, Bates Motel) and Meredith Averill (The Haunting of Hill House), the series is a coming-of-age mystery about love, loss, and the unshakable bonds that define family.
Locke and Key on Netflix is the long awaited television adaptation of the best-selling comic book series by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez for IDW comics.
Locke and Key stars Darby Stanchfield (Scandal) as Nina Locke, Jackson Robert Scott (IT and IT 2) as Bode Locke, Connor Jessup (American Crime) as Tyler Locke, Emilia Jones (Horrible Histories) as Kinsey Locke, Bill Heck (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs) as Rendell Locke, Laysla De Oliveira as Dodge, Thomas Mitchell Barnet as Sam Lesser, and Griffin Gluck (American Vandal) as Gabe.
Executive Producers for Locke and Key are: Carlton Cuse, Meredith Averill, Aron Eli Coleite, Joe Hill, Chris Ryall with Lydia Antonini and Ted Adams for IDW, Lindsey Springer for Genre Arts, Andy Muschietti, Barbara Muschietti, David Alpert and Rick Jacobs for Circle of Confusion, Tim Southam, John Weber and Frank Siracusa for Take 5.
Locke & Key will stream on Netflix starting on Friday, February 7th.