The next installment in the Halloween franchise officially began filming today. According to Bloddy Disgusting several young actors, including Virginia “Ginny” Gardner (Project Almanac, Marvel’s “Runaways”), Miles Robbins (Mozart in the Jungle, My Friend Dahmer), Dylan Arnold (Mudbound, Laggies, When We Rise), and Drew Scheid (“Stranger Things”, The War with Grandpa) have joined the film as school friends of Andi Matichak’s character.
From our friends @officialhalloweenmovies : Ginny Gardner (Marvel’s Runaways, Secrets and Lies, Glee), Miles Robbins (Mozart in the Jungle, My Friend Dahmer), Dylan Arnold (Mudbound, Laggies, When We Rise), Drew Scheid (Stranger Things, The War with Grandpa) have all joined the cast of the new Halloween film!
According to Tracking Board, Matichak will be crossing paths with Haddonfield’s most infamous resident, Michael Myers as the film’s young lead character alongside Jamie Lee Curtis who returns in the iconic role of Laurie Strode with Judy Greer as Laurie’s daughter, Karen. The site is also reporting that Matichak will be portraying the yet unnamed daughter of Greer, making her Curtis’ granddaughter in the film.
While details are still mum in regards to the film’s plot, Green and the film’s co-writer Danny McBride advises that the film will take place after the original 1978 film, ignoring all of the sequels that followed.
After nine years are you excited to see Michael Myers come home once again? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Jamie Lee Curtis is set to reprise her role as Laurie Strode, with Judy Greer in talks to portray her daughter, Karen. In addition to directing, Green is writing the script with Danny McBride. The project is being produced by Malek Akkad, and executive produced by John Carpenter, Green, McBride, and Jason Blum.
Here’s the official synopsis:
Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.
Halloween returns on October 19, 2018
Source: Bloody Disgusting
Top 10 Superhero Films & Shows We Are Excited For In 2018
It seems that with each passing year, the Heroic Age of Hollywood continues to prosper through numerous mediums. Of course, comic book movies continue to dominate at the box office and 2018 will certainly be no different, but the colorful heroes and villains found in the panels of our favorite comic books and graphic novels have also fared pretty well in the television and video game mediums.
After a remarkable 2017 of solid superhero entertainment, 2018 seems to up the ante even further, boasting some exciting new films, TV series and more for fans to enjoy. Here is a rundown of some of our most anticipated 2018 projects.
Click Next to begin the 2018 rundown.