Although the project is said to be in the very, very early stages, Trick 'r Treat writer-director Michael Dougherty revealed tonight to EW that a sequel to his Halloween anthology cult hit is on the way.
"It’s funny because when I first dreamt up the idea of making the first film, I thought, “How neat would it be if we made them a series?” he tells the magazine. "I’m a firm believer that October should be filled with Halloween movies, or horror movies."
No script is, as of yet, in place, but Legendary Picture is developing the project with the hopes of going theatrical. Although that was the intended plan for the original in 2007, it wound up being delayed and ultimately went direct-to-DVD in 2009.
"I think we’ll shake it up a little bit," Dougherty continues about his tentative plans for the sequel. "There are different archetypes I’d like