Original Halloween director and composer, John Carpenter, has confirmed his interest in scoring the next Halloween sequel.
Carpenter, now famed for his work, returned to the Halloween franchise as both composer and executive producer for the incredibly successful recent sequel Halloween (2018) which was directed by David Gordon Green.
Halloween (2018) synopsis:
Gordon Green’s Halloween is continuing to smash all Box Office records and has become the highest grossing slasher film of all time. With interest still high and thousands still making their way to the cinemas, Green’s Halloween has scooped $229.6 million (£174.54m) worldwide according to ticket receipts. The Blumhouse Productions film, distributed by Universal Pictures, has managed to reclaim top spot with its unprecedented success.
Now, off the back of its triumph, Carpenter has again made Halloween fans overjoyed with the confirmation that he’s ready to work on yet another sequel. In a new interview with CoS, Carpenter was asked about future involvement… to which he replied: “We’ll be ready. We’ve all talked about it. We’ll be ready.”