We’ve got a fresh double dose of good news on the Paranormal Activity front for ya tonight via THR, with the site reporting that Christopher Landon (Happy Death Day, Freaky) is officially on board to write the franchise’s next installment for Blumhouse. And the news gets even better, as William Eubank, fresh off last year’s Underwater, is on board to direct!
THR notes that the project is “being described by insiders as an “unexpected retooling” of the franchise, being made by Paramount Players.”
The site also notes, “Plot details for the new outing are being kept behind the lens but it is known that it will continue to the found footage device.”
Christopher Landon is no stranger to the franchise, having written the second, third and fourth installments of the series, along with writing and directing PA: The Marked Ones.
The movie is currently dated for release on March 4, 2022.
Jason Blum and Paranormal Activity director Oren Peli are producing.