‘Scream 7’ is now official and signs a new director

The seventh installment of scream it is already a realityas reported by the US media. On this occasion, Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett (Wedding night), in charge of directing the last two installments, say goodbye to the slasher franchise and pass the baton to Christopher Landonthe man who has managed to open a successful niche in horror cinema after the completion of the saga happy day of your death and the movie This body feels like death to me as well as in its participation in the titles of Paranormal Activity.

Nevertheless, Bettinelli-Olpin and Gillett will continue to be linked to the new film, previously indicating their desire to remain involved in the project. His departure could occur in the middle of filming his new film that resurrects the monsters of Universal and in which they also feature Melissa Barrera, the star of the last two installments of scream.

The recordings of this new film have been controversial due to the current strike by Hollywood actors and the difficulty of shooting it in Ireland, like the one itself. scream queen he recently confessed on the occasion of the premiere of his latest film, Absolute Rest. Thus, both would become executive producers of this new installment of screamas pointed out from THR.

What will we see in ‘Scream 7’?

Still it is not known if James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick will reprise in the role of screenwriters after his work on the previous films, considering that Landon is also one of the most acclaimed horror writers today. It is also unknown if Melissa Barrera, Jenna Ortega or Courteney Cox They will return in the following films in the saga, which could recover the iconic character from Sidney Prescott as Neve Campbell after his absence in Scream VI.

He end of the sixth film surprised us with another plot twist, to which the franchise has accustomed us, revealing the identity of up to three Ghostfaces. The film first showed Detective Bailey (Dermot Mulroney) as the first of them, to later introduce Ethan (Jack Champion) and Quinn (Liana Liberato) as his henchmen, turning out to be the father and brothers of Sam, the previous Ghostface.

the universe of scream created by Wes Craven in 1996 managed to shine again with the release in 2022 of a new filmwhich, starting from a budget of 24 million dollars, obtained more than 137 million collection on the international billboard. The seventh installment would repeat these capital figures, reaching billboards up to $168 million and giving wings to a continuation.

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