Malcolm Barrett and Cedric Joe are among 17 to join the cast of the Disney+ anthology series Just Beyond. They join previously announced series leads Lexi Underwood and McKenna Grace. Christine Ko, Sally Pressman, Riki Lindhome, Tim Heidecker, Gabriel Bateman, Cyrus Arnold, Arjun Athalye, and Jack Gore have been also cast.
Seth Grahame-Smith’s supernatural anthology series is based on Goosebumps author R.L. Stine’s bestselling BOOM! Studios graphic novel of the same name.
Just Beyond is an eight-episode anthology series for Disney+ that tells astonishing and thought-provoking stories of a reality just beyond the one we know. Each episode introduces viewers to a new cast of characters who must go on a surprising journey of self-discovery in a supernatural world of witches, aliens, ghosts and parallel universes.
Underwood and Grace will lead their own perspective stand-alone episodes and Marc Webb will direct them. Elisha Henig, Rachel Marsh, Jy Prishkulnik, Megan Stott, Henry Thomas, Izabela Vidovic, and newcomer Logan Gray round out the cast
Just Beyond is executive produced by Grahame-Smith, David Katzenberg and Aaron Schmidt via KatzSmith Productions. David Walpert and Marc Webb also serve as executive producers alongside Ross Richie, Stephen Christy and Mark Ambrose of BOOM!. Stine is as co-executive producer. 20th Television, a part of Disney Television studios, produces Just Beyond.