John Carpenter, creator of the original Halloween films, will return to the franchise as executive producer on a new production of the iconic horror movie, MIRAMAX® and Blumhouse Productions will co-finance development and production.
John Carpenter said: “38 years after the original Halloween I’m going to help to try to make the 10th sequel the scariest of them all.”
Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions said: “Halloween is one of those milestone films that inspired everyone at our company to get into the world of scary movies. The great Malek Akkad and John Carpenter have a special place in the hearts of all genre fans, and we are so excited that Miramax brought us together. We cannot wait to find and collaborate with the right filmmaker to give Halloween fans the movie they deserve.”