Neve Campbell is leaving Scream 6. The offer from the production company was not what the actress had in mind.
Neve Campbell (48) will not be in “Scream 6”. This is reported, among other things, by the Hollywood industry service “Deadline”. The reason for their withdrawal was apparently different salary expectations.
“As a woman, I’ve had to work extremely hard in my career to establish my place,” the actress said in a statement.
“I felt that the offer I was made did not match the value I brought to the franchise,” Campbell continued. She did not give exact figures.
Farewell to “Scream” after five films
The Canadian announced that the decision was not easy for her. She thanks the fans of the horror series, which revived the slasher film from 1996: “I am forever grateful to you and for what this franchise has given me over the last 25 years”.
Neve Campbell has starred as Sidney Prescott in all five Scream films to date. The actress was one of the driving forces behind the sixth part. Following the success of the quasi-reboot, which hit theaters in January 2022, Paramount Pictures gave the green light for another series application. Who now has to do without figurehead Neve Campbell.