‘Candyman’ Director Nia DaCosta Shares Haunting Animated Prologue



The forthcoming Candyman adaptation now has a haunting and timely animated prologue to accompany it. The new prologue was unveiled by Candyman director Nia DaCosta on Twitter. DaCosta’s “spiritual sequel” to the 1992 horror movie, which starred Tony Todd and Virginia Madsen, has been delayed to September 20, 2020. This means it’s the perfect time to get even better acquainted with DaCosta’s vision for this chilling tale. DaCosta shared the animated prologue on Twitter, with a brief but powerful introduction accompanying it. The director writes, “CANDYMAN, at the intersection of white violence and black pain, is about …