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‘Scream IV’ Continues To Scare Up New Talent!

Entertainment Weekly has confirmed new cast members for the highly anticipated return of the Scream franchise. Lauren Graham (Gilmore Girls), Anthony Anderson (Scary Movie 3 and 4, Transformers) and Marielle Jaffe (Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief) have joined the cast which also features newcomers Emma Roberts, Hayden Panettiere, Rory Culkin, Lake Bell, and Nico Tortorella.

Scream 4 reunites Wes Craven with Kevin Williamson, who kicked off a horror- movie revival with his “Scream” script in 1996.The story brings back original cast members Neve Campbell, David Arquette and Courteney Cox, though the new flick is seen as a passing of the baton to a new generation of slasher victims, with Williamson already under contract to write a fifth installment.

Filming is scheduled to commence this July in Michigan. The film is currently slated to hit theaters on April 15, 2011.