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Source: nickelodeon

The New Mr. Tophat From 'Are You Afraid of the Dark' Is Just as Scary as the Original

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Does everything need to be rebooted? After the Disney flops and talk of a Dion-focused Clueless remake, it seems like the genre is getting tired. But that didn't stop Nickelodeon from bringing back '90s classic Are You Afraid of the Dark?, and although we're weary, we will definitely be tuning in.

Back when we were kids, Are You Afraid of the Dark was the scariest kid-oriented show on TV. Ask any millennial, and you'll be hard-pressed to find someone who wasn't peeking between fingers at the episodes involving a character stuck behind a mirror (this writer's personal favorite), or haunted and abandoned houses.