Haley to Star As Freddy Krueger

Horror icon Freddy Krueger has a new face — actor Jackie Earle Haley has signed on to play the villain in a new Nightmare on Elm Street movie.

Twenty-five years after Robert Englund debuted Krueger, Watchmen actor Haley will slip on his famous mask in a new sequel due to start shooting next month.

It will be the 10th Nightmare on Elm Street movie in the franchise, which has also spawned two TV series.

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