files/pictures/picture-35.jpgNo Brainer Films' Jamie Foxx and producer Deon Taylor are crafting the new horror anthology series, NIGHT TALES, reports Variety
. Hosted by Denise Richards and Stacey Dash, the 26-episode series will be a PG cross between TALES FROM THE CRYPT and THE TWILIGHT ZONE.
Foxx and Taylor will exec produce the series and have co-written and co-directed the pilot. Tom Arnold, Method Man and Jason Mewes are among the actors appearing on the series.
Roxanne Avent, Robert Smith and former NBA player Mitch Richmond are also exec producing.
The series is based on NITE TALES: THE MOVIE, which aired on BET in 2008.
Producers hope to exploit the franchise on the Internet, comics, licensing, soundtracks and ringtones.