Spyglass Media and Paramount Pictures announced Wednesday that Hayden Panettiere will appear in the upcoming sixth movie, reprising her role from 2011’s Scream 4 where she played Kirby Reed, a Woodsboro High School student and horror fanatic, who ultimately survived that movie’s Ghostface killer.
Scream (also informally known as Scream 5) is a 2022 American slasher film directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett and written by James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick. It is the fifth installment in the Scream film series and serves as a relaunch of the film series and a direct sequel to Scream 4 (2011).
It stars franchise newcomers Melissa Barrera, Mason Gooding, Jenna Ortega, and Jack Quaid, with Marley Shelton, Courteney Cox,David Arquette, Neve Campbell, and Roger L. Jackson reprising their roles from previous installments.
Netflix has announced further castin for Wednesday,Tim Burton’s live-action Addams Family series, adding 10 series regulars. Joining the previously announced cast are Thora Birch (Ghost World, The Walking Dead), Riki Lindhome (Knives Out, Another Period), Jamie McShane (Mank, Bloodline), Hunter Doohan (Your Honor, Truth Be Told), Georgie Farmer (Treadstone, The Evermoor Chronicles), Moosa Mostafa (Nativity Rocks!, The Last Bus), Emma Myers (Girl in the Basement, Taste of Christmas), Naomi J. Ogawa (Skylin3s), Joy Sunday (Dear White People, The Beta Test) and PercyHynes White (The Gifted, Pretty Hard Cases).