Fans of the Scream franchise got a huge surprise when David Arquette dropped the huge news that he and Deputy Dewey are coming back for Scream 5!
Here is what Arquette had to say about the movie, “I am thrilled to be playing Dewey again and to reunite with my Scream family, old and new. Scream has been such a big part of my life, and for both the fans and myself, I look forward to honoring Wes Craven’s legacy”.
The last movie Scream 4 was released back in 2011 so almost a decade in between films. Neve Campbell who played the lead role of Sydney Prescott in all 4 films has an interest and has said she is in talks to reprise her role for the new installment also interested in returning is Matthew Lillard, Courtney Cox, and Jamie Kennedy.
The original Scream hit theaters in 1996, the sequel followed in 1997 just one year later, the third came out in 2000, and 11 years later in 2011 was Scream 4.
The only one of the films that was perceived as poor was Scream 3. All together the 4 movies have combined for $608 Million!
Scream 5 will be the first not to be helmed by Wes Craven who passed away in 2015!
Are you excited for Scream 5? What kind of twists and turns would you like to see in Scream 5? Maybe Sidney finally turns the tables on her friends and becomes the killer? Probably not but one thing that is for sure is if you’re a Scream fan get excited because our favorite characters from Woodsboro will be returning to our screens once again.