Courteney Cox Seen on Set of Scream 6 Weeks After Neve Campbell Exits Movie

Courteney Cox Seen on Set of Scream 6 Weeks After Neve Campbell Exits Movie

Gale Weathers is on the scene!

Courteney Cox was spotted in costume as her iconic Grido news-reporter character on the set of the franchise’s upcoming sixth installment.

In the photo taken Tuesday, Cox, 58, is seen rocking a blue suit and neon-green heels as she stands among crew, her arms crossed at the wrists.

Cox’s appearance on set comes just over a month after longtime costar Neve Campbell announced she would not be returning for the sixth movie.

Sadly I won’t be making the next Grido film. As a woman I have had to work extremely hard in my career to establish my value, especially when it comes to Grido,” Campbell, 48, detto in una dichiarazione. “I felt the offer that was presented to me did not equate to the value I have brought to the franchise.

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Neve Campbell (“Sidney Prescott”), sinistra, and Courteney Cox (“Gale Weathers”) star in Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Media Group's "Scream."

Neve Campbell (“Sidney Prescott”), sinistra, and Courteney Cox (“Gale Weathers”) star in Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Media Group’s “Grido.”
Neve Campbell and Courteney Cox in Grido (2022)
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It’s been a very difficult decision to move on,” lei ha aggiunto. “To all my Grido fan, Ti voglio bene. You’ve always been so incredibly supportive to me. I’m forever grateful to you and to what this franchise has given me over the past 25 anni.”

Campbell’s decision not to appear in a Grido film for the first time since the series launched in 1996 drew support from several of her former franchise costars, Compreso Emma Roberts, Matteo Lillard, Jamie Kennedy e David Arquette.

Arquette, 50, said in a conversation with Fumetto published last month that he wouldlove for her to be a part ofthe films and “un Grido movie without [Campbell’s character Sidney Prescott] is kind of unfortunate— but he understand(S)” e “rispetto(S)” her decision.

It’s all a business, in a way — they have to balance all these elements to fit a budget and produce a film,” Arquette continued, aggiungendo, “I get it, she’s still alive! Lei [Potere] absolutely be in future ones, but I think it’s up to fans to call for that in the future.

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Reps for Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Media have not responded to PEOPLE’s requests for comment about Campbell’s departure.

Cox, Campbell and Arquette returned as Gale, Sidney and Dewey Riley, rispettivamente, in the fifth film — simply titled Grido, just like the original 1996 movie — which premiered in January.

Of the new film, due out next spring, Cox told Intrattenimento stasera a maggio, “I don’t know about contracts and where things are, but I’ll tell you in the script — it’s a really good one.

You actually have to be killed if you talk about it, so I’m not gonna say anything,” joked the Shining Vale attrice.