A fan theory about the upcoming Scream sequel was apparently confirmed by the film’s official Twitter account.
The fifth entry in the hit horror franchise entitled Scream (however, colloquially known as “Scream 5”), sees the return of the original cast members Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox and David Arquette.
A number of new characters will also be introduced to the franchise, including those of Marley Shelton, Jack Quaid, Jenna Ortega, Dylan Minnette, Melissa Barrera, Jasmin Savoy Brown, and Mason Gooding.
Potential spoilers for Scream Follow…
The viral marketing campaign for the new sequel includes the TikTok account @TooBrashSarah, who has released a number of details about the upcoming film.
In a recent post, the report revealed that two of the newly introduced characters are related to Randy, the character played by Jamie Kennedy who died in the year Scream 2.
According to the report, Mindy Meeks-Martin (Brown) and Chad Meeks-Martin (Gooding) are actually the niece and nephew of Kennedy’s character.
The identity of the killer in Scream was also recently teased in a new promotional item.
While it is not yet known who is behind the iconic “Ghostface” mask in the new sequel, the current poster is for Scream carried the slogan: “The killer is on this poster.”
Scream hits theaters on January 14, 2022.