Why Isn’t Neve Campbell in Scream 6?

SCREAM 4, (aka SCRE4M), Neve Campbell, 2011, ph: Phil Bray/Dimension Films/courtesy Everett Collection

Neve Campbell could have been the unique face of the “Scream” franchise, however she will not be returning for “Scream 6.” Deadline reported the information on June 6 that Campbell had determined to decide out of continuous in her iconic function of Sidney Prescott for the subsequent film in the favored franchise — one which she originated in “Scream” all the best way again in 1996. The actress supplied an announcement with extra info on why she’s chosen to not seem in the 2023 movie, and it comes right down to compensation.

“As a woman, I have had to work extremely hard in my career to establish my value, especially when it comes to ‘Scream,'” she stated in an announcement by way of Deadline. “I felt the offer that was presented to me did not equate to the value I have brought to the franchise. It’s been a very difficult decision to move on. To all my ‘Scream’ fans, I love you. You’ve always been so incredibly supportive to me. I’m forever grateful to you and to what this franchise has given me over the past 25 years.”

Campbell’s character Sidney Prescott has been the first protagonist of the franchise for the reason that starting, which makes this an enormous loss for the upcoming movie. Though loads of different actors have come and gone from the movies over time, Campbell and her character have been a relentless staple. Many of the brand new faces who got here into the “Scream” franchise in the newest movie — together with Jenna Ortega and Melissa Barrera — will return for “Scream 6,” which is slated to launch in March 2023.

Courteney Cox, who originated the function of Gale Weathers in the unique “Scream,” will probably be returning for the subsequent installment, in accordance with Variety. “I did not die [in ‘Scream’] so yes you will see me. Gale’s pretty strong. She may not ever [die], but who knows!”

As for David Arquette’s Dewey, one other authentic character who got here again for the fifth installment, it is unlikely he’ll return for “Scream 6” both, contemplating he died in the final movie. Then once more, in the world of “Scream,” you by no means know what could occur.

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