“Ouija 2” Cast and Director on Board..
“Ouija”, the micro budget horror film was produced with $5 million and grossed more than $100 million at the box office worldwide. The Success of “Ouija” warranted a sequel to be immediately produced. “Ouija” was a joint production between Universal Pictures, Platinum Dunes, Blumhouse Productions and Hasbro.
Director/Writer, Mike Flanagan will replace the director to the first part of the series entry; Stiles White . Mike Flanagan will also co-write the script for “Ouija 2” with Jeff Howard. Annalise Basso is confirmed as the female protagonist, a character briefly described as;
a young girl grieving the death of her father
The cast to the horror sequel, “Ouija 2” are as follows:
Aside from Annalise Basso’s role, character information for the remainder of the “Ouija 2” cast have yet to be disclosed. for Platinum Dunes; Michael Bay, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form are on board as Producers, in conjunction with Blumhouse Productions; Jason Blum, Hasbro; Brian Goldner and Stephen Davis and Intrepid Pictures’ Trevor Macy.
Its safe to assume “Ouija 2” will once again revolve around the paranormal, ghost inadvertently or purposely channeled by the mystical, ancient spirit board that was at the center of the first film. “Ouija 2” is tentatively slated for theatrical release for the Halloween season 2016, the 21st of October 201 to be precise.
- The Hollywood Reporter