David Arquette will reprise his function as Dewey Riley in pursuit of Ghostface within the relaunch of Scream, it was introduced at the moment by Peter Oillataguerre, President of Manufacturing for Spyglass Media Group, LLC (“Spyglass”).
Plot particulars are underneath wraps however the movie shall be an authentic story co-written by James Vanderbilt (“Homicide Thriller,” “Zodiac,” “The Wonderful Spider-Man”) and Man Busick (“Prepared or Not,” “Citadel Rock,”) with Venture X Leisure’s Vanderbilt, Paul Neinstein and William Sherak producing for Spyglass. Creator Kevin Williamson will function government producer. Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett of the filmmaking group Radio Silence (“Prepared or Not,” “V/H/S”) will direct and the third member of the Radio Silence trio, Chad Villella, will government produce alongside Williamson.
Principal pictures will start later this yr in Wilmington, North Carolina when security protocols are in place.
Arquette stated, “I am thrilled to be enjoying Dewey once more and to reunite with my ‘Scream’ household, outdated and new. ‘Scream’ has been such a giant a part of my life, and for each the followers and myself, I look ahead to honoring Wes Craven’s legacy.”
Although Arquette is the primary member of the movie’s ensemble to be formally introduced, conversations are underway with different legacy solid.
Radio Silence stated, “It’s unimaginable to totally specific how a lot Wes Craven’s work and the ‘Scream’ films particularly imply to us as followers and have influenced us as storytellers. Kevin Williamson’s unimaginable tales have entertained and impressed us for many years and we’re insanely honored to have the chance to be part of the cinematic world Wes and Kevin so brilliantly created collectively. Jamie and Man’s wonderful script does that legacy justice and we’re so excited to convey the following chapter of ‘Scream’ to life.”
Williamson stated, “I’m excited to reteam with David and work with Jamie, Man and Radio Silence on the following ‘Scream.’ Their tackle the film is each authentic, creative and honors Wes’ legacy in a beautiful method. ‘Prepared or Not’ was my favourite horror movie of final yr and I can’t wait to see what their wonderful abilities convey to the ‘Scream’ universe. I’m thrilled to be part of it.”
“Simply the truth that we get to take a seat in a room with Kevin Williamson and speak about a brand new ‘Scream’ film is a dream come true for me. For years I’ve wished to see a brand new ‘Scream’ film, and now we get to assist make one. We would like this to be a love letter to the flicks Wes and Kevin created collectively and to the followers,” stated Vanderbilt.
This collaboration re-teams Radio Silence with Sherak and Vanderbilt who served as producers on the critically-successful horror comedy “Prepared or Not,” written by Busick and Ryan Christopher Murphy for Fox Searchlight. Radio Silence additionally contributed to the anthology movies “Southbound,” and “V/H/S” in addition to the horror thriller characteristic movie, “Satan’s Due.”