Kirby lives!has reported that Hayden Panettiere has closed a deal to reprise the position of Kirby Reed within the subsequent Scream sequel.
Hayden Panettiere first appeared in Scream 4 and her educated character proved to be fairly well-liked with followers. Kirby did meet the fallacious finish of Ghostface’s blade within the movie, however her destiny was by no means clearly proven on display screen, and followers have lengthy believed that she survived. The newest movie really confirmed her survival in an easter egg. When Richie (Jack Quaid) watches a YouTube video criticizing Stab 8, the top-recommended video on the facet of the display screen is an interview with “Woodsboro survivor” Kirby Reed.
After the loss of life of Wes Craven, it appeared that the Scream franchise was completed, however Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett resurrected the collection earlier this 12 months with the fifth installment. Scream was fairly profitable, grossing over $140 million worldwide, and Spyglass Media and Paramount Photos rapidly acquired the ball rolling on a sixth movie. Plot particulars are naturally being stored beneath wraps, however the brand new Scream film will “proceed with the 4 survivors of the Ghostface killings as they depart Woodsboro behind and begin a recent chapter.” It was introducedthat Melissa Barrera, Jasmin Savoy Brown, Mason Gooding, and Jenna Ortega can be returning. Courtney Cox has mentioned that Gale Weathers is within the and Neve Campbell has additionally been about reprising her position of Sidney Prescott.
Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett will direct the brand new Scream film, which James Vanderbilt and Man Busick will script. Manufacturing will kick off this summer time and the sequel has already been slated for a March 31, 2023 launch. How do you’re feeling about Hayden Panettiere returning as Kirby for the brand new Scream sequel?