Yep, it's true. The creator of Big Brother, John de Mol, is heading up a company which has promised to spend at least $50million on new spooky films. Famous Hammer movies include The Curse of Frankenstein and of course Dracula from the 1950s. British company Hammer Film Productions was sold to the Dutch consortium along with 300 titles in the back catalogue.
Read about this on the BBC website: here .