Scream 5 title officially unveiled… as Courteney Cox and Neve Campbell take a selfie break – Daily Mail

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Scream 5 movie title officially unveiled… as Courteney Cox and Neve Campbell take a selfie break in behind-the-scenes snap

The official movie title for Scream 5 has been unveiled.

Screenwriter Kevin Williamson announced Wednesday the upcoming horror film will be titled Scream.

The title hearkens back to the very first installment of the series, which was also named ‘Scream.’

Big news: Screenwriter Kevin Williamson announced the title of the upcoming Scream 5 film

Big news: Screenwriter Kevin Williamson announced the title of the upcoming Scream 5 film

Big news: Screenwriter Kevin Williamson announced the title of the upcoming Scream 5 film

Kevin made the big announcement on Twitter, where he revealed filming on the highly-anticipated movie was now over.    

‘That’s a wrap on Scream, which I’m excited to announce is the official title of the next film! Nearly 25 years ago, when I wrote Scream and Wes Craven brought it to life, I could not have imagined the lasting impact it would have on you, the fans,’ he wrote.

‘I’m excited for you to return to Woodsboro and get really scared again. I believe Wes would’ve been so proud of the film that Matt and Tyler are making.

‘I’m thrilled to be reunited with Neve, Courteney, David and Marley, and to be working alongside a new filmmaking team and incredible cast of newcomers that have come together to continue Wes’s legacy with the upcoming relaunch of the franchise that I hold so dear to my heart. See you in theatres January 2022. #ScreamMovie @ScreamMovies.’ 

Boo! Williamson announced the news on Twitter, and included an image of the new movie logo

Boo! Williamson announced the news on Twitter, and included an image of the new movie logo

Boo! Williamson announced the news on Twitter, and included an image of the new movie logo

Behind you! The masked killer wielded a bloody dagger as he crept up upon an unsuspecting Kevin, who posed for the photo with the Scream clapperboard

Behind you! The masked killer wielded a bloody dagger as he crept up upon an unsuspecting Kevin, who posed for the photo with the Scream clapperboard

Behind you! The masked killer wielded a bloody dagger as he crept up upon an unsuspecting Kevin, who posed for the photo with the Scream clapperboard

The announcement included a photo of the Scream title, and a snap of Kevin posing on the set with stars Courteney Cox and Neve Campbell. 

The photo captured Courteney and Neve smiling from ear to ear as they took a selfie break from working on the horror film.

The updated Scream logo featured the name of the movie in bold font, as a shadowy vision of the iconic Ghostface killer lurked in the background.   

Back for more: Cox is reuniting with her ex-husband and former costar David Arquette in the upcoming Scream film

Back for more: Cox is reuniting with her ex-husband and former costar David Arquette in the upcoming Scream film

Back for more: Cox is reuniting with her ex-husband and former costar David Arquette in the upcoming Scream film 

Ghostface also made a creepy cameo in one of Kevin’s photos.

The masked killer wielded a bloody dagger as he crept up upon an unsuspecting Kevin, who posed for the photo with the Scream clapperboard.  

Courteney has returned to her role of feisty journalist Gale Weathers for the fifth installment of the Scream series.  

Returning stars include Neve and David Arquette, whom Courteney was married to from 1999 to 2013.

Scream is expected to hit theaters in January 2022.  

Iconic: Cox, Campbell, and Jamie Kennedy in the original 1996 film that started it all

Iconic: Cox, Campbell, and Jamie Kennedy in the original 1996 film that started it all

Iconic: Cox, Campbell, and Jamie Kennedy in the original 1996 film that started it all 

 

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