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Over a decade since Jeepers Creepers 2 failed to recapture quite what made the original the success it was, plans have been announced to bring the series back to life.
Victor Salva, who wrote and directed the first two films, is returning for Jeepers Creepers 3 for Myriad Pictures. Jonathan Breck and Brandon Smith are back as The Creeper and Sergeant Davis Tubbs respectively.
In a statement announcing the new production, Salva said that "writing and directing a new Jeepers film, the first in over a decade, is incredibly exciting for me and I believe for Jeepers fans all over the world that have been asking for more".
"What will go before cameras as Jeepers Creepers 3 is a new and terrifying chapter from the Jeepers universe. We are bringing back the Creeper’s truck, »
Myriad Pictures announced today that it is heading into production on the third "Jeepers Creepers" installment, currently called "Jeepers Creepers 3." Director Victor Salva is returning along with actors Jonathan Breck and Brandon Smith. In the new film, Smith returns as Sergeant Davis Tubbs, who will team up with a task force hellbent on destroying the Creeper (Breck) once and for all and finally learning of its dark origins. "Writing and directing a new 'Jeepers' film, the first in over a decade, is incredibly exciting for me and I believe for 'Jeepers' fans all over the world that have been asking for more," said Salva. "What will go before cameras as 'Jeepers Creepers 3' is a new and terrifying chapter from the 'Jeepers' universe. We are bringing back the Creeper's truck, and will be addressing the big questions about The Creeper: what it is, where it came from and why it does what it does. »
There’s every chance that 2015 will go down as the year when the horror icons of yesteryear were given a new lease of life. With Michael Myers on the verge of a comeback in the appropriately titled Halloween Returns and murmurings of a new take on A Nightmare on Elm Street, fans of the genre have experienced an ice-cold trickle of nostalgia creep down their spines in recent weeks.
And one studio keen to get in on the action is Myriad Pictures, after announcing plans to move forward with Jeepers Creepers 3. Before you grab your pitchforks and decree the need for long-in-development horror sequels, it’s worth nothing that original writer-director Victor Salva is on board for the horror threequel, while Jonathan Breck and Brandon Smith are ready to tackle the flesh-hungry Creeper once more.
Acting as the first Jeepers Creepers in over a decade, one would assume that the »
- Michael Briers
Horror fans rejoice – a third Jeepers Creepers movie is officially happening.
Also back is original cast member Brandon Smith as Sergeant Davis Tubbs for a movie that will explore the Creeper's origins and why he kills.
Jeepers Creepers 3 takes place in the final hours of The Creeper's 23-day rampage, as a taskforce works to take down the creature once and for all.
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After spending years in development, Jeepers Creepers 3 is finally moving forward, with Myriad Pictures announcing today at the Toronto International Film Festival that they will produce the sequel, according to Bloody-Disgusting. Jeepers Creepers and Jeepers Creepers 2 writer-director Victor Salva will return to write and direct the horror sequel, with Jonathan Breck slated to return as The Creeper and Brandon Smith reprising his role as Sergeant Davis Tubbs from the original Jeepers Creepers. Here's what filmmaker Victor Salva had to say in a statement.
"Writing and directing a new Jeepers film, the first in over a decade, is incredibly exciting. For me and I believe for Jeepers fans all over the world that have been asking for more. What will go before cameras as Jeepers Creepers 3 is a new and terrifying chapter from the Jeepers universe. We are bringing back the Creeper's truck, and will be addressing the big questions »
Myriad Pictures has begun international sales on the horror film via its new Scoundrel label.
Victor Salva returns to the director’s chair 12 years after the last instalment in the horror franchise that has grossed more than $120m worldwide.
Francis Ford Coppola’s American Zoetrope, which produced the first two films, will co-produce with Kirk Shaw and Surai Gohill’s Odyssey Media and Stan Spry’s The Cartel. Coppola, Shaw and Spry will produce and Myriad chief Kirk D’Amico serves as executive producer.
Production is scheduled to begin in Vancouver in the first quarter of 2016 on the story, which takes place on the final day of the Creeper’s feeding frenzy as a task force closes in on discovering the fiend’s origins.
“Writing and directing a new Jeepers film, the first in over a decade, is incredibly »
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Jeepers Creepers 3 is a go, so protect your eyes. Myriad Pictures will finance and handle international sales for the horror sequel that will reunite the creative team behind the first two installments. Jeepers Creepers 3 will focus on the final day of the Creeper’s 23-day feeding frenzy, as returning character Sergent Tubbs (Brandon Smith) teams up with a task force dedicated to destroying the Creeper for good. As the Creeper fights back, the film will examine “what it… »
Victor Salva returns to direct Jeepers Creepers 3 Myriad Pictures announced today that they are going into production on a third entry in the “Jeepers Creepers” franchise, titled Jeepers Creepers 3, with original writer-director Victor Salva (Powder) onboard to return along with actors Jonathan Breck and Brandon Smith. In the new installment, Smith returns as Sergeant Davis…
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The long-gestating third film in the monster movie series, Jeepers Creepers, is finally going to happen as it's been given a greenlight, has a rough start date, and even a plot to go with it! Come inside to learn more.
Frankly, this isn't news I was expecting to wake up to. In fact, I don't know that I was ever expecting to see Jeepers Creepers 3 come to fruition. If anything, I expected the franchise to 'reboot' at some point down the line, but never get the sequel fans had been asking for. Strange things happen every day, apparently, and lo and behold Jeepers Creepers 3 is finally moving forward.
The original writer/director Victor Salva is returning once again to helm the third film, with Jonathan Breck also returning to once again portray the demonic monster from which the film gets it's name. Newcomer to the franchise Brandon Smith will be playing Sergeant Tubbs, »
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“Jeepers Creepers 3” is in development with production expected to launch in Vancouver early next year. Myriad Pictures announced Friday that it will finance the pic, which it’s launching international sales for at the Toronto Film Festival.
The original “Jeepers Creepers” was released in 2001, followed by “Jeepers Creepers 2” in 2003. The two movies centered on an ancient creature, known as “the Creeper,” which hunts for 23 days every 23rd spring for human body parts and organs.
The two films grossed a combined $120 million at the worldwide box office.
“Jeepers Creepers 3” reunites the original creative team behind the first two films, including writer-director Victor Salva. Jonathan Breck will reprise his role as the Creeper and Brandon Smith returns as Sergeant Davis Tubbs.
Coppola’s American Zoetrope, which produced the first two films, will co-produce along with »
- Dave McNary
“Jeepers Creepers 3” is coming to theaters, Myriad Pictures announced on Friday. The second sequel to the 2001 horror flick starring Justin Long will reunite writer-director Victor Salva (“Powder”) with original creeper Jonathan Breck and actor Brandon Smith as Sergeant Davis Tubbs, who will work with a task force hellbent on destroying the Creeper for good. But it won’t be easy. According to the synopsis released by the company financing the film, as well as handling international sales, the Creeper fights back in gory glory as its enemies grow closer than ever before to learning the secret of its dark origins. »
- Greg Gilman
The first two movies, released in 2001 and 2003, centered on an ancient creature which hunts for 23 days every 23rd spring for human body parts and organs. The two films grossed a total $120 million at the worldwide box office.
Source: Variety »
- Garth Franklin
12 items from 2015
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