The fifth installment of the horror saga "scream", which includes Latinas Jenna Ortega and Melissa Barrera in its cast, presented its first trailer on Tuesday for its release in theaters on January 14 of next year.
Ortega is one of the main protagonists of that first preview since she is chased by Ghostface, the fierce murderer, always with a dagger in his hand, from these tapes.
One of the attractions of this film is that they will return to "scream" actors Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox and David Arquette.
In a virtual meeting with the media in which Efe participated, Barrera explained that this film presents "to a new generation" of characters for the universe of "scream".
"It’s really ‘cool’ to be a part of this incredible saga that we are all fans of. Continuing this story is very exciting."said the Mexican actress known for the series "Life" (2018-2020) and the film "In the Heights" (2021).
Barrera recalled that "scream" is based above all on the "surprises" and the "turns" of unexpected scripts, she pointed out that she grew up watching these films herself, and assured that the team behind this new film has paid tribute to the legacy of the saga.
For his part, Ortega indicated that "scream" It has a playful aspect that is very entertaining for the public.
"It’s like a game that you have to play with the movie and you are constantly trying to figure out (who is the killer)", explained the interpreter of the series "Jane the virgin" (2014-19) and the tape "Yes Day" (2021).
Finally, Ortega reflected on the importance of a large-scale project such as "scream" bet on two Latinas for your cast.
"It is very ‘cool’ to present our culture here and to be part of a film that has such a great impact on people around the world.", concrete.
"scream" is a very successful horror saga that, since the premiere of its first film in 1996, gave a new life to the "slasher" under the direction of a more disturbing and unsettling movie idol like Wes Craven.
The "slasher" is a subgenre of terror that revolves around fearsome murderers who stalk and kill, one by one and almost always with bladed weapons, a group of people with revenge as the usual reason.
Craven, who was also responsible for the saga of "A Nightmare on Elm Street", died in 2015.
Behind the new proposal "scream" is the collective of filmmakers known as Radio Silence, which is made up of Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett and Chad Villella.
Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett are the directors of the film while Chad Villella is listed as executive producer.
These three filmmakers presented the sinister comedy in 2019 "Ready or not".