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A semi-anthology series that centers on characters being terrorized by a serial killer in different locations, including a university and a hospital.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Emma Roberts ...  Chanel Oberlin 23 episodes, 2015-2016
Lea Michele ...  Hester Ulrich 23 episodes, 2015-2016
Abigail Breslin ...  Chanel #5 23 episodes, 2015-2016
Keke Palmer ...  Zayday Williams 23 episodes, 2015-2016
Billie Lourd ...  Chanel #3 23 episodes, 2015-2016
Jamie Lee Curtis ...  Dean Cathy Munsch 23 episodes, 2015-2016
Riley Schmidt ...  Red Devil / ... 22 episodes, 2015-2016
Glen Powell ...  Chad Radwell 16 episodes, 2015-2016
Oliver Hudson ...  Wes Gardner 15 episodes, 2015-2016
Niecy Nash ...  Denise Hemphill 15 episodes, 2015-2016
Skyler Samuels ...  Grace Gardner 13 episodes, 2015
Diego Boneta ...  Pete Martinez 13 episodes, 2015
Lucien Laviscount ...  Earl Grey 13 episodes, 2015
Nasim Pedrad ...  Gigi Caldwell 13 episodes, 2015
Kirstie Alley ...  Ingrid Hoffel 10 episodes, 2016
Taylor Lautner ...  Dr. Cassidy Cascade 10 episodes, 2016
James Earl ...  Chamberlain Jackson 10 episodes, 2016
John Stamos ...  Dr. Brock Holt 10 episodes, 2016
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Wallace University is rocked by a string of murders. Kappa House, the most sought-after sorority for pledges, is ruled with an iron fist (in a pink glove) by its Queen Bitch, Chanel Oberlin (Emma Roberts). But when anti-Kappa Dean Cathy Munsch (Jamie Lee Curtis) decrees that sorority pledging must be open to all students, and not just the school's silver-spooned elite, all hell is about to break loose, as a devil-clad killer begins wreaking havoc, claiming one victim, one episode at a time. Part black comedy, part slasher flick, SCREAM QUEENS is a modern take on the classic whodunit, in which every character has a motive for murder... Or could easily be the next blood-soaked casualty. Written by Fox

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Comedy | Horror | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 September 2015 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Actor Julian Morris was initially cast as Pete, but exited the project before filming any scenes. The role eventually went to Diego Boneta. Both actors had a role on Pretty Little Liars (2010) & both had a thing with Spencer Hastings who is played by Troian Bellisario. See more »

Goofs

Throughout out the series, it's clear that the actors/actresses portraying teenagers are actually in their 20s+. This is done as to not interfere with the schooling of real teenagers and to give the general viewing audience who are teenagers themselves someone they can look up too. See more »

Quotes

Dean Cathy Munsch: This year, Kappa will be required, to accept anyone who wishes to become a pledge.
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This show was hilarious!
23 September 2015 | by conormartin1998See all my reviews

Scream Queens really lives up to the hype and just by watching the first two episodes I can see so much potential for the rest of the season. But I can also see people taking this show to seriously, which will make it lose its charm. I think that most older adults will probably not enjoy this because of the language and will think it's to silly, but it being silly is what makes it good! This series is a comedy horror which makes it creepy but also hilarious at the same time, like someone could be about to die and then something funny will happen in that same scene which will make you laugh out loud. And just seeing Emma Roberts on screen being sassy is amazing. Also the old school horror movie slasher vibe works so well! If you liked Heathers, Mean Girls, Friday the 13th and Halloween you'll definitely love this!


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