We all remember the 1996 horror classic Scream, as well as its less-than-classic sequels. At least, MTV is hoping you do, because their debuting a long-in-the-works TV series based on the films, and now the first trailer for the show has arrived at the internet’s door, holding a knife and wearing a weird mask.
The Scream TV series trailer starts on a typically meta-textual note with one character (presumably filling the Jamie Kennedy role of the first movie) saying “you can’t do a slasher movie as a TV show.” Seems like sound logic, but probably something the producers of this show are prepared to ignore.
You can watch the first trailer for the upcoming Scream TV show, coming to MTV this summer. And if you like what you see, you might want to keep an eye on the official MTV site here, where more advanced materials from the show should be arriving in between now and June 30th.
Here’s the trailer: