Sidney Prescott is B.A.C.K for Scream 5!
The 90’s cult classic Scream franchise is getting another addition!
Yep after months of speculation, the official Scream Movies Twitter account confirmed the news that a Scream 5 is happening late last month.
On January 14, 2022… We’re going to hear you SCREAM. 😱 pic.twitter.com/X83ENIj3Hm— Scream (@ScreamMovies) August 29, 2020
And the best part is the franchise have already slated a release date of January 14 2022, so the coutdown is on.
But, wait there's more we haven't even got to the best part yet...Sidney Prescott will be making a return and original actress Neve Campbell has signed on to reprise the role.
Campbell confirmed the news in an Instagram post today, "Hello again, Sidney… #ImBack @ScreamMovies"
According to Entertainment Tonight, Campbell said she is "beyond excited to step back into the role of Sidney Prescott and return to Woodsboro."
On top of the signing of Campbell, Scream 5 will also star original cast members David Arquette playing Dewy Riley and Courteney Cox as Gale Weathers!
Joining the original cast members will be Jack Quaid, Melissa Barrera and Jenna Ortega.
Entertainment Weekly are reporting that Scream 5 will be directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, who make up filmmaking group Radio Silence.
"It is the first movie in the series not to be directed by the late Wes Craven."
"We're pinching ourselves!" Radio Silence said in a statement.
"It's hard to express how much the character Sidney Prescott shaped our love of movies and to have the chance to work with Neve is truly a dream come true. It just wouldn't be a Scream movie without Neve and we're so excited and honored to join her in Woodsboro."