MTV spots Eye Candy

The makers of Paranormal Activity and Twilight are behind a new thriller for MTV.

Eye Candy, based on the novel of the same name by RL Stine, centres on tech genius Lindy, a 21-year-old hacker with a gift for seeing clues and connections in the digital world that others can’t.

Eye Candy

Eye Candy

When she is persuaded by her roommate to try online dating, Lindy begins to suspect one of her suitors is a deadly cyber stalker. Then when a potential serial killer is uncovered in Manhattan, the signs point to the stalker as Lindy attempts to solve the murders.

The ten-part series stars Victoria Justice, Casey Deidrick, Kiersey Clemons, John Garet Stoker, and Harvey Guillen.

It is executive produced by Jason Blum (Paranormal Activity), Catherine Hardwicke (Twilight), in association with Blumhouse Productions, and Christian Taylor, Yvonne Bernard, and Beth Elise Hawk. Emmy Grinwis and Tony Hernandez are co-executive producers.Eye Candy debuts on January 12, 2015.