It’s been revealed that a sequel to this year’s incredibly popular and successful Scream movie is moving forward.
Not only that, but the movie’s directors, Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett will also be returning to helm this Scream sequel.
It was also revealed that this movie is going to be written by James Vanderbilt (Murder Mystery, Zodiac) and Guy Busick (Ready or Not, Castle Rock) – who wrote the latest Scream movie.
This news comes to us from ComicBook via a statement that Paramount Pictures have just put out to the press.
Here’s what the company behind this year’s Scream movie, Spyglass and Paramount, had to say about the news in this statement:
We are tremendously grateful to the fans around the world who enthusiastically received our film. We can’t wait for audiences to see what Radio Silence, writers Jamie & Guy and Project X have in store for our Woodsboro family.
A new Scream sequel movie is coming!
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The movie’s directors – who go by the name of Radio Silence – had this to say about getting to make another Scream movie:
Working with such a wonderful and talented family of creators – and in the lineage Wes and Kevin so expertly built – has been the thrill of a lifetime and we’re so excited to bring the next chapter in the Scream saga to life.
Writers, Vanderbilt and Busick also added:
Is this real life? Getting to collaborate once again with our friends on the next installment of the Scream story is more than we could have hoped for. We are overwhelmed that we get to continue to play in the sandbox that Kevin and Wes created. It is, as Ghostface would say, an honor.
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