Tag: Wes Craven

SCREAM TV Series Casting News; Wes Craven Not Directing

August 6, 20140 Comments

Variety reports that filmmaker Wes Craven will not be directing the pilot episode for MTV’s Scream television series. Instead, Jamie Travis (Faking It) will be directing the pilot, which Bob and Harvey Weinstein set up with MTV last year. Cast in key roles for the reboot of Wes Craven’s film franchise are Willa Fitzgerald (Alpha House, Royal Pains), Amy […]

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NECA Reveals 30th Anniversary Freddy Krueger Figure

April 18, 20140 Comments

NECA attended the Alamo Drafthouse’s special screening of Wes Craven’s A Nightmare on Elm Street in New York City. The film celebrates its 30th anniversary this November. NECA is celebrating with a very special 30th Anniversary “Ultimate Freddy Krueger” figure, which will stand 7″ tall and come with a new head sculpt, two alternate heads, the ‘tongue phone’, as well […]

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News And Casting Breakdown For MTV’s “Scream” Series

April 3, 20140 Comments

Here are the latest updates concerning MTV’s television adaptation of Wes Craven’s Scream. It appears that Craven will be directing the pilot episode this summer from a script by Jill Blotevogel. The slasher genre’s rules will be the center of the upcoming series, as it has been for the movie franchise. The pilot explores a YouTube […]

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Harvey Weinstein Wants “Scream 5” To Be The End

October 1, 2013

Indiewire attended the Zurich Film Festival in Switzerland and revealed that Harvey Weinstein is still pushing to make SCREAM 5. Weinstein said that he’s urging his brother Bob, who heads Dimension Films, to make Scream 5 a reality. “Everyone lived in Scream 4,” he said, explaining that all the characters could return for another run-in with Ghostface. “I’m begging […]

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John Carpenter’s “Assault On Precinct 13” And “Body Bags” Blu-ray Details

August 27, 2013

Scream Factory will release John Carpenter Presents Body Bags Collector’s Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo pack on November 12th, 2013 and John Carpenter’s Assault on Precinct 13 Collector’s Edition Blu-ray on November 19th, 2013. For the first time on Blu-ray, John Carpenter Presents Body Bags features John Carpenter as a coroner who introduces a trilogy of blood-curdling tales. “The Gas Station” stars Robert Carradine (Revenge of the […]

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6 Clips From “Crystal Lake Memories” Documentary

August 20, 2013

1428 Films, Panic Productions and Hutson Ranch Media will release Crystal Lake Memories: The Complete History of Friday the 13th on Friday, September 13th, 2013. To get you guys excited the producers have uploaded 6 clips on the official site that you can watch here. The three-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack, with a running time of 400 minutes, can […]

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Writers Hired For MTV’s “Scream” Television Series

July 28, 2013

Earlier this year, when legendary director Wes Craven was asked about the status of SCREAM 5, he stated, “There is some talk about a television series, but I don’t think anything has moved forward on that yet. That’s what I’m hearing more than anything else from the guys at Dimension.” Well, we finally have an […]

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Craven’s “Scream” is now heading to television

April 27, 2013

MTV is moving forward with an official pilot order for “SCREAM”, per THR. This comes after nearly a year of speculation, but now it seems all but pre-determined that this thing will actually be shot. Wes Craven is in discussions to come back to direct the pilot, which will be an hour-long. It appears as though Kevin Williamson will not be […]

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