Paramount sets Scream reboot release date for 14 January, 2022, postpones GI Joe spin-off by a year

Tentatively titled Scream 5, the newest instalment of the franchise will see actors Courteney Cox and David Arquette return as Gale Weathers and Sheriff Dewey Riley respectively.

FP Staff August 29, 2020 14:29:20 IST
Paramount sets Scream reboot release date for 14 January, 2022, postpones GI Joe spin-off by a year

Paramount Pictures' upcoming reboot of the Scream franchise will be released on 14 January, 2022, the studio has announced.

Tentatively titled Scream 5, the film will see actors Courteney Cox and David Arquette return as Gale Weathers and Sheriff Dewey Riley, respectively.

Actor Neve Campbell, who toplined the previous four films in the series, is in negotiations to reprise her character of Sidney Prescott.

The reboot will be directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett of Ready or Not fame. The script has been penned by James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick.

The movie will also feature Melissa Barrera and Jenna Ortega, reported Variety.

Check out the announcement here

Paramount has also announced that its GI Joe spin-off, Snake Eyes with actor Henry Golding has been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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The film, being directed by Robert Schwentke, was earlier scheduled to release 23 October, 2020 but will now hit the theatres a year later on 22 October, 2021. Here's the announcement

(With inputs from Press Trust of India)

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