Scream 5 is the first blockbuster horror movie of 2022 but cult fans of the classic franchise will be all too familiar with this plot.
Scream 5: Release date and movie synopsis
The fifth instalment of the Paramount Pictures classic is scheduled for a global premiere on Friday 14 January 2022. This time around, Sidney Prescott (played by Neve Campbell) is forced to return to the fictional Woodsboro town, where she will have to revisit traumatic moments of her past to help a crew of teenagers survive the king of slashers, Ghostface.
Here is the full cast
The cast of Scream 5 includes:
- Neve Campbell as Sidney Prescott
- David Arquette as Dewey Riley
- Courteney Cox as Gale Weathers
- Marley Shelton as Judy Hicks
- Melissa Barrera as Samantha Carpenter
- Jenna Ortega as Tara Carpenter
- Jack Quaid as Richie Kirsch
- Dylan Minnette as Wes Hicks
- Mason Gooding as Chad Meeks-Martin
- Kyle Gallner as Vince Schneider
- Jasmin Savoy Brown as Mindy Meeks-Martin
- Mikey Madison as Amber Freeman
- Sonia Ben Ammar as Liv McKenzie
- Reggie Conquest as Deputy Farney
- Chester Tam as Deputy Vinson
How to watch Scream 5 in South Africa
Paramount Pictures is going all out with the promotion and outreach of the fifth instalment. Understandably so, a lot of expectation rides on the Scream brand since the last four chapters made a cumulative R9.5 billion ($604.4 million) at the box office, averaging $151.1 million per release.
Scream 5 will premiere at Sterkinekor and Nu Metro on Friday 14 January 2022. At this time, tickets are not available for pre-booking.