'Halloween Returns' Filming Date, Location Not Yet Determined

It seems that an earlier report of Halloween Returns beginning filming in Louisiana in July are premature, as Bloody-Disgusting is now reporting that they have updated information that filming for the much anticipated return of Michael Myers may not start until this fall.
(fan art by Lars Karlsen)

The site further states that the filming location for the upcoming sequel has not yet been locked down.

'Halloween Returns' Fan Art Roundup 2

Excitement surrounding the impending cinematic comeback of Michael Myers is rising, and many fans have already come up with their own fun interpretations of what the artwork for the upcoming Halloween Returns could look like.
'Halloween Returns' banner fan art by Lars Karlsen

You can scroll down to view a second roundup of some of our favorite fan art that we've seen so far, and then click here to see our first roundup of poster fan art, and keep watching this site, as HalloweenDailyNews.com brings you the latest updates on the rebirth of Michael Myers in Halloween Returns!

'Halloween: Complete Collection' Wins Saturn Award

Last year's landmark 15-disc release from Anchor Bay and Scream Factory of Halloween: The Complete Collection won the award for Best DVD/BD Collection Release at the 41st Annual Saturn Awards, presented during a ceremony held last night (June 25) in Beverly Hills.


Halloween franchise producer Malek Akkad is pictured above, along with a familiar Shape, on the red carpet of the 2015 Saturn Awards. Read on for the full press release, and then click here for our review of Halloween: The Complete Collection!

'Scream Queens' 2-Hour Premiere Date Revealed

Jamie Lee Curtis (Halloween, Halloween II, Halloween H20, The Fog) returns to the genre that made her famous in Fox's upcoming comedy horror series Scream Queens, and now we know when we can all watch it.


Fox announced this week that Scream Queens will have a 2-hour premiere on Tuesday, September 22. At the same time, it was announced that Charisma Carpenter (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) has joined the cast and will play Ariana Grande's mother.

Throwback Trailer: John Carpenter's 'Halloween' (1978)

In keeping with the popular social media trend of "Throwback Thursday" (#TBT), we will from time to time take a moment to focus on the classic trailers, posters, and promotional items from some of our favorite Halloween-themed movies, TV shows, and more, starting today with a flashback viewing of the original theatrical trailer for John Carpenter's Halloween (1978).


What makes this particular trailer so interesting is how unabashedly spoilery it is, pretty much teasing all of the most memorable and creepy scenes in the film.

P.J. Soles Joins Tyler Mane In 'William Froste' Horror Ensemble

Our friend P.J. Soles (pictured below, Halloween, Carrie, The Devil's Rejects) will join fellow Halloween franchise veterans Tyler Mane and Daeg Faerch in the upcoming film William Froste, which has already assembled a killer ensemble cast of horror icons.


Soles and John Dugan ("Grandpa" from The Texas Chain Saw Massacre) are the latest additions to the cast of William Froste, in which Soles will play a character named "Polly Black" and Dugan will portray Sheriff Lew Cotton.

'Halloween Returns' To Film In Louisiana

While casting news for the recently announced Halloween Returns should begin coming out any day now, we have learned where the newest installment in the Michael Myers movie franchise will be filmed and what day shooting is currently scheduled to begin.


According to industry resource Backstage, Halloween Returns will be filmed in Louisiana, with production set to start on July 15, exactly one month after the highly anticipated sequel was officially announced. The film's IMDb page has also been recently updated to reflect this.

'Halloween Returns' Fan Art Roundup

Excitement surrounding the impending cinematic comeback of Michael Myers is rising, and many fans have already come up with their own fun interpretations of what a theatrical poster for the upcoming Halloween Returns could look like.


You can scroll down to view some of our favorite fan art posters that we've seen so far, and keep watching this site, as HalloweenDailyNews.com brings you the latest updates on the rebirth of Michael Myers in Halloween Returns!

Twitter Reacts to 'Halloween Returns' Announcement

It's been one week since Halloween Returns was officially announced, and while we await more details about the plot, Michael Myers' anticipated big screen comeback has been a hot topic on social media over the last seven days.


Fans and celebrities alike have expressed mostly excitement, and an some cases lack thereof, for the upcoming eleventh installment in horror's most hallowed franchise, including the new film's writer Patrick Melton, original Halloween star Kyle Richards, and Hatchet director (and admitted Halloween fanatic) Adam Green, among hundreds of others.

Watch Intense John Carpenter's 'Halloween' "Modernized" Trailer

It's been a trend for a number of years for talented editors to create "modernized" versions of trailers for classic films, but this updated preview of John Carpenter's Halloween, uploaded to YouTube by Adam Eyster in October 2014, is a truly intense and effective interpretation of the tragic events about to hit Haddonfield back in 1978.


Watch the Halloween "modernized" trailer in the player below, and then tell us what you think in the comments!

Adrienne King Joins Kane Hodder in 'William Froste'

Adrienne King (Alice Hardy from Friday the 13th; pictured below) has joined the iconic ensemble horror cast of William Froste, from multi-talented director Natalie Bible (Windsor Drive). 


King will play investigative reporter “Jackie Winters” in the film along side a slew of horror veterans, including Tyler Mane and Daeg Faerch from Rob Zombie's Halloween, and Friday the 13th icon Kane Hodder, along with Bill Moseley, Michael Berryman, Muse Watson, Leslie Easterbrook, Miko Hughes, Steve Railsback, and many more.

[Interview] Mike Kerz Hosts Ultimate 'Halloween' Flashback Weekend

An unbelievable gathering of Halloween movie franchise veterans is coming to Michael Myers' homestate of Illinois in August for the annual Flashback Weekend Horror Convention in Chicago, featuring the first six actors to portray The Shape and a totally epic lineup of former Haddonfield residents to die for.


This is the event of the year for Halloween fans, and with the new film Halloween Returns officially now in production, excitement surrounding the franchise is at an all time high this summer. We recently caught up with Flashback Weekend mastermind Mike Kerz to discuss his love of Halloween, why it remains an unmatched classic, and why now is the time to bring together this killer gathering. Read on for our interview with Mike Kerz!

4th Annual Halloween ComicFest Announced

Diamond Comic Distributors announces a celebration of comics, comic shops, and pop-culture in October with the fourth annual Halloween ComicFest (HCF) store event! 


Communities are encouraged to check out their local comic shop and get free comics while also participating in special Halloween events such as costume contests, sales, character appearances and more on Saturday, October 31st.

'Halloween Returns' Will Connect To 1981 'Halloween II'

This killer day of Michael Myers news isn't over yet, with still more details about the upcoming Halloween Returns coming in, this time giving us an idea of how the next installment of the Halloween franchise will fit into the mythology of the existing films.


After learning earlier today that Halloween Returns will be about the child of one of Myers' victims and another child of a cop who has long been obsessed with the Myers case, we now know who that cop is. ShockTillYouDrop is reporting that the new film will be a direct followup to the 1981 sequel Halloween II, featuring a former Haddonfield deputy Gary Hunt, originally played by Hunter von Leer, who is now the sheriff.

Read on for the full announcement, and then click HERE for more breaking news, including plot details revealed earlier today, and then be sure to give us your thoughts in the comments! 

'Halloween Returns' Officially Announced!

Happy #MichaelMyersMonday! It's been a busy day of killer news regarding the next installment in the Halloween movie franchise and the return of Michael Myers to the big screen, and now we have the official press release from Dimension Films and Trancas International confirming Halloween Returns!


Read on for the full announcement, and then give us your thoughts in the comments!