"I'm excited for you to return to Woodsboro and get really scared again", he added. I believe Wes would've been so proud of the film that Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett are making. See you in theatres January 2022. Plot details aren't known yet for Scream, though Williamson recently praised James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick's script for being both fresh and familiar. According to sources, the movie is scheduled to release sometime in 2022.
Regardless, original Scream screenwriter Kevin Williamson was happy to share the wrap and title announcement via Twitter. Now that production has wrapped and we know the official title for Scream, let's hope we'll have more looks at the film well before its 2022 release date. It will be produced by Project X Entertainment's James Vanderbilt as well as Paul Neinstein and William Sherak for Spyglass, with original screenwriter Kevin Williamson executive producing with Radio Silence's third member Chad Villella. The film casts Melissa Barrera, Kyle Gallner, Mason Gooding, Mikey Madison, Dylan Minnette, Jenna Ortega, Jack Quaid, Marley Shelton, Sonia Ammar, Jasmin Savoy Brown and of course, surprise appearances are expected at least according to speculations. The original "Scream" hit theaters back in 1996 and starred Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, and Skeet Ulrich, with a brief appearance by Drew Barrymore.
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What do you make of this news? Also, considering the meta-horror nature of the films, it's quite possible that the decision to drop the number was very deliberately made as a call-back to that revamp as well as the numerous other horror remakes in the works.
Campbell played Sidney Prescott in the first four films in the horror franchise, pursued by a series of killers who adopted the Ghostface persona, donning a ghost mask and black cloak.