Install UPreviews web app
Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, and David Arquette will be coming back as cast in the Scream movie's new sequel.
Director Wes Craven's 1996 Scream will have its upcoming sequel hitting theaters on the 14th of January, 2022.
This 2022 release will be the fifth sequel of the franchise. The scream franchise is known for its meta-horror genre. The first Scream was produced in 1996 and then followed by Scream 2 (1997), Scream 3 (2000), and Scream 4 (2011). The fifth movie's official title will be Scream, it was confirmed by the major screenwriter of the franchise, Kevin Williamson, on Twitter on Wednesday.
Williamson's tweet read, "That's a wrap on Scream, which I'm excited to announce is the official title of the next film! Nearly 25 years ago, when I wrote Scream and Wes Craven brought it to life, I could not have imagined the lasting impact it would have on you, the fans.
"I'm excited for you to return to Woodsboro and get really scared again. I believe Wes would've been so proud of the film that Matt and Tyler are making.
"I'm thrilled to be reunited with Neve, Courteney, David and Marley, and to be working alongside a new filmmaking team and incredible cast of newcomers that have come together to continue Wes's legacy with the upcoming relaunch of the franchise that I hold so dear to my heart. See you in theatres January 2022. #ScreamMovie @ScreamMovies."
Scream will be featuring Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox, and David Arquette, who were in the previous movies. Marley Shelton, Jenna Ortega, Dylan Minnette, and others will also make appearances in the 2022 film. Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett directed the movie. Paramount pictures will be in charge of the distribution.
Kevin Meade Williamson is an American screenwriter and director. His major works include Scream (1996), Scream 2 & 4, The Vampire Diaries, The Secret Circle, and others.