‘Scream 6’ Trailer Promises Ghostface Is ‘Something Different’

Paramount Photos unveiled the primary official trailer for the slasher sequel “Scream VI” on Thursday, delighting followers of the almost 30-year-old horror franchise.

The trailer options Ghostface ― or at the least a Ghostface ― ditching his signature searching knife for a shotgun, in addition to what seems to be a stunning shrine to all of the killers who’ve donned the masks earlier than. The implication is that the survivors of previous films are coping with a brand new type of killer this time.

“There’s never been one like me, Gale,” the most recent Ghostface assassin tells Gale Weathers, performed by franchise alum Courteney Cox, whereas threatening her over the telephone within the trailer. “I’m something different.”

Set in New York, “Scream VI” sees the survivors of the earlier movie’s occasions attempt to “leave Woodsboro behind and start a fresh chapter,” the film’s synopsis reads.

A considerably bloodier alternate-cut trailer, with much more grownup language, was additionally launched Thursday on Twitter.

The movie, a follow-up to 2022’s “Scream” (aka “Scream 5”), sees the return of the survivors from that film: Tara Carpenter (Jenna Ortega), Sam Carpenter (Melissa Barrera), Mindy Meeks-Martin (Jasmin Savoy Brown) and Chad Meeks-Martin (Mason Gooding).

Cox reprises her function as Gale Weathers, whereas Hayden Panettiere is again as fan favourite Kirby Reed from “Scream 4.”

Jack Champion, Henry Czerny, Liana Liberato, Devyn Nekoda, Tony Revolori, Josh Segarra and Samara Weaving additionally star within the movie.

Melissa Barrera, Jenna Ortega, Jasmin Savoy Brown and Mason Gooding star in Paramount Photos and Spyglass Media Group’s “Scream VI.”

Noticeably lacking from the trailer is former franchise lead Neve Campbell, who performed Sidney Prescott in earlier installments. She departed from the horror movie in June over a wage dispute.

“Sadly, I won’t be making the next Scream film,” Campbell advised Selection on the time. “As a woman, I have had to work extremely hard in my career to establish my value, especially when it comes to Scream. I felt the offer that was presented to me did not equate to the value I have brought to the franchise.”

Chatting with People in August about her determination to forgo reprising her function, Campbell argued that her wage wouldn’t be a difficulty if she have been a number one man.

“I honestly don’t believe that if I were a man and had done five installments of a huge blockbuster franchise over 25 years, that the number that I was offered would be the number that would be offered to a man,” she stated.

Directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett (who additionally helmed the 2022 “Scream,” taking up from the late Wes Craven), “Scream VI” is about to hit theaters on March 10.