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5 Things to Know About the New Freddy Krueger

5 Things to Know About the New Freddy Krueger

Originally posted 05/07/2010 08:00AM

Everything old is new again. A Nightmare on Elm Street, the reboot of the classic 1984 horror film was a hit with moviegoers, with former child star and Oscar-nominated actor Jackie Earle Haley, 48, taking on the role of the creepy dream-stalking killer Freddy Krueger.

"I actually saw the original movie in the theater," he tells PEOPLE, "and thought it was pretty cool. [Being in the remake] just seemed like a real gas."

Here are five things to know about the new Freddy Krueger:

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Freddy Krueger Scares Up Reality TV Show | A Nightmare on Elm Street

Freddy Krueger Scares Up Reality TV Show

Originally posted 06/17/2004 04:20PM

It was all just a bad dream … or was it?

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