Ti West took to Twitter to break the news that he will be helming at least one episode of the new Scream series for MTV. The show is finally making its way to television on June 30th. Head inside for the full details on that and more!
Leigh Janiak (Honeymoon) is also on board to direct an episode for the network. The series is definitely in good hands. Looking forward to seeing what they bring to the table. For our review of the pilot episode, click here.
The program will follow a group of high school students who are being targeted by an unknown killer. The cast will include Willa Fitzgerald (Alpha House), Amelia Rose Blaire (True Blood), Bex Taylor-Klaus (The Killing), John Karna, Connor Weil (Sharknado), Bobby Campo (The Final Destination) Carlson Young and Amadeus Serafini. The show also stars Joel Gretsch (Push) and Tracy Middendorf (New Nightmare).
Jill Blotevogel (Harper’s Island) is serving as the series’ executive producer and showrunner; she also rewrote the original script by Jay Beattie and Dan Dworkin. Wes Craven is an additional executive producer alongside Tony DiSanto, Liz Gateley, Marianne Maddalena, and Cathy Konrad. Harvey and Bob Weinstein will also executive produce.
The first movie I drove myself to see when I got my license was @wescraven‘s SCREAM. Now I’m directing part the TV Series. Life is weird.
— Ti West (@Ti_West) June 29, 2015