Horror News Roll Call (3/13/2023) – SCREAM VI, Jamie Lee Curtis, and more…

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Congratulations to Legendary Scream Queen Jamie Lee Curtis for taking home the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Everything Everywhere All At Once.

Curtis, who launched her career with the Halloween franchise, also dedicated her win to “all of the people who have supported all of the genre movies I have made.”

“My mother and my father were both nominated for Oscars in different categories,” she added. Lee’s father, Tony Curtis, was nominated in 1959 for Best Actor in a Leading Role for The Defiant Ones. Her mother, Janet Leigh, was a nominee in 1961 for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Psycho.

Source: Deadline

Scream VI sets record for best opening weekend for the franchise!

Paramount/Spyglass Media‘s Scream VI is at a new opening high this morning at $44.5M, after a Saturday that eased 20% to $15.4M off a $19.3M Friday.

Source: Deadline


If you’re not yet watching YELLOWJACKETS – you really need to change that and, no better time than now as Season Two is about to kick off on March 24th so you got a week or so to binge the first season. For those of you that are already on the YELLOWJACKETS bandwagon, check out this trailer – it’s an exciting one!

Here’s a quick synopsis of what Season Two is gonna be all about:

The Yellowjackets barely made it through summer, but now as winter begins to bite, we’ll see if hunger and desperation turn into full-on psychosis. Meanwhile, 25 years later, each survivor must determine if the darkness is coming for them or from them. Season 2 premieres on March 24.

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About Yellowjackets Season One: Wildly talented high school girls soccer players descend into savage clans after their plane crashes in the remote northern wilderness. Twenty-five years later, they discover that what began in the wild is far from over.

Dave Dreher
Co-Founder / Lead News Reporter at Gruesome Magazine
Dave is co-founder and lead news reporter for Gruesome. Dave has built his resume working for Diabolique Magazine, The Horror Channel, Horrornews.net, House of Horrors and Creature Corner. He has worked with Tom Savini on his official site since 1997 and is also co-host of the popular podcast Horror News Radio.