In a recent interview David Gordon Green spoke openly about his desire to direct the entire exorcist trilogy.
Once he’s through with Halloween, David Gordon Green will go on to The Exorcist. At Universal, he is now working on a whole trilogy of sequels to that original masterpiece.
“The first one of our trilogy is written and the second two are being outlined. So we’ve got a ways to go on that, but we know where we’re going. It’s a new journey [with] some familiar characters and some new ones as well.”David Gordon Green at Collider
Jason Blum will produce the films and Universal will distribute them through Peacock in addition to the theaters
Ellen Burstyn will reprise her role as Chris MacNeil, the mother of possessed Regan (Linda Blair) in Green’s first installment of the Exorcist trilogy. Throughout the movie, Leslie Odom Jr. will play the father of a newly possessive child who reaches out to Regan for advice on how to save his own daughter.
October 13, 2023, will be the release date for the first film in the trilogy