John Carpenter has decided not to take part in the NBC horror anthology 'Fear Itself'. Reports were stating that he was part of the directing lineup. But alas this is no more.
ShockTillYouDrop.com were informed that Carpenter will not direct the propsed Skin & Bones episode. Instead, Larry Fessenden is stepping in to helm it. Skin & Bones concerns a cattle herder who returns home to his family after being lost in the woods for days. Soon, a terrible mortal struggle ensues against the terrifying monster possessing him.
Fear Itself is due to run on NBC in a Thursday night slot at 10pm, and will premiere on May 29th.
Other director's that have been confirmed are Brad Anderson, Stuart Gordon, Darren Bousman, Rob Bowman, Lem Dobbs and Ronny Yu.