Universal & Peacock Purchase Rights to New ‘Exorcist’ Film

On the heels of David Gordon Green’s announcement that the upcoming Exorcist film he has been developing for Blumhouse and Morgan Creek Productions would, in fact, be a direct sequel to 1973’s ‘The Exorcist’ and not a reboot, now his film is making headlines again with the announcement that Universal Pictures and NBCUninversal’s streaming service, Peacock, has purchased the rights for a reported $400 million. The deal also comes with the announcement that this initial … Read The Full Article

David Gordon Green Confirms Exorcist Sequel

Back in December, it was reported that Blumhouse and Morgan Creek Productions’ planned upcoming installment in ‘The Exorcist’ franchise had found its director in David Gordon Green (‘Halloween’, ‘Halloween Kills’). At the time, it was rumored that this new film would be a sequel to the original film and not a reboot of the “scariest film ever made.” In a recent interview with Total Film, Green confirmed that the script has been completed and that the film … Read The Full Article

A New Exorcist Sequel Being Developed From Blumhouse

It appears to be an excellent day for another exorcism, as a new installment in ‘The Exorcist’ franchise is in the works from Blumhouse and Morgan Creek Productions. The original ‘Exorcist’ was released in 1973 and starred Linda Blair, Ellen Burstyn, Jason Miller, and Max von Sydow. The film, based off the original novel and adapted screenplay by author William Peter Blatty, is about a 12-year-old girl who becomes possessed by a demonic presence causing … Read The Full Article