Happy Death Day helmer Christopher Landon
has lined up his next gig at Blumhouse
, as the filmmaker will write and direct a new horror movie for the studio. Jason Blum
of Blumhouse is also on board to produce the secret Blumhouse horror project, with production expected to begin in Atlanta, Georgia in October. As of now, plot details are being kept under wraps, but the story will reportedly follow a killer wreaking havoc in a small town. That certainly sounds like the formula for a slasher movie, and there's some speculation it could be a rumored reboot of Scream
. However, given the underwhelming response to the VH1 revival which aired on TV earlier this summer, it seems more likely to be an original premise from Landon.
Certainly, Christopher Landon is best known as the director of the 2017 slasher movie Happy Death Day
, also produced by Blumhouse. With a touch of inspiration from Groundhog Day,