Radio Silence’s Scream 5 – now officially called Scream – hits theaters next year. And today, legacy cast member, Courteney Cox teases the new movie Is NOT Scream 5 … but something brand new…
Read her cryptic comments below.
Cox tells Drew Barrymore: “Scream, this is the fifth one. It’s not Scream 5 though, this is Scream….These directors are incredible, they’re making it absolutely, it’s a new franchise. It’s hip, it’s scary, it’s just a new Scream. It’s not a reboot, it’s not a remake, it’s just a brand new launch. I think it’s going to be fantastic.”
Watch the full interview HERE.
Neve Campbell returns in Scream. Franchise favorites such as Courteney Cox, David Arquette, and Marley Shelton are back too. Along with series newcomers such as Jack Quaid, Melissa Barrera, Dylan Minnette, Kyle Gallner, Mason Gooding, Jasmin Savoy Brown, Sonia Ammar, Mikey Madison, and Jenna Ortega.
Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett (Ready or Not) direct from a script by James Vanderbilt (Zodiac) and Guy Busick (Castle Rock). Kevin Williamson and Chad Villella exec produce while Vanderbilt, Paul Neinstein, and William Sherak produce.
Wes Craven re-invented and revitalized the slasher-horror genre with the original horror classic. It managed to be funny, clever, and scary. It followed a fright-masked knife maniac stalks high-school students in middle-class suburbia. Craven was happy to provide both tension and self-parody as the body count mounts.
Directors Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett have confirmed the new movie is a direct sequel to Craven’s classic, not a reboot. Scream hits January 14, 2022.
Are you up for the new flick?