Actress Kyle Richards will reunite with her Halloween (1978) co-star Jamie Lee Curtis in the upcoming sequel, Halloween Kills reprising her role as a grown-up Lindsey Wallace.
HalloweenMovies.com revealed the news, which will surely have longtime fans excited, as it marks her first return to the series since the original film. Joining Richards in the new film is Jamie Lee Curtis, who will be playing Laurie Strode for her sixth time, while Anthony Michael Hall was recently added to the cast, playing the adult Tommy Doyle.
In the original film, both Lindsay and Tommy were kids that Laurie was babysitting on Halloween night when Michael Myers stalked the streets of Haddonfield, Illinois. The pair were able to escape the evening unharmed, though Tommy was the focus of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers, attempting to uncover what really motivated Michael on that fateful night.
Halloween Kills is the follow-up to last year’s hit film, which became a box office smash breaking numerous horror records and ended up grossing an impressive $255.5 million worldwide on a $10 million budget. Danny McBride co-wrote the script with David Gordon Green and Jeff Fradley.
The first sequel, Halloween Kills, is set to be released on October 16, 2020, while Halloween Ends will debut the following year on October 15, 2021. Details on Halloween Kills are currently under wraps, but Jamie Lee Curtis will reprise her role alongside co-stars Judy Greer and Andi Matichak. David Gordon Green will return to direct both films and will co-write the scripts with Danny McBride.