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Kevin Williamson willing to sell Scream 5 & 6 ideas

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I guess this is good and bad news all wrapped in one.  Kevin Williamson recently spoke about his new TV drama STALKER, and in the midst of it all revealed more on his proposed SCREAM 5 and SCREAM 6.
“It’s weird, when I pitched Scream 4, I pitched Scream 4, 5 and 6,” Williamson explained to a few journalists, including Cinefilles, following a panel for his new TV show Stalker at the 2014 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour on Thursday. “I pitched a whole new trilogy. I guess Scream 4 never took off in a way they hoped, and so…”

While Williamson went on to confirm what any Scream fan already knows–he’s “not involved” in the series development anymore, as Wes Craven and his team are “done with [him]“–he also noted that these original pitches could very well turn into something bigger in the future, if all goes well. “It’s all here [pointing to his head] and my computer … if they wanna buy it from me!” he said with a smirk.

It’s very possible the Craven crew might want to do …

Kevin Williamson "Sad" about Scream 5

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UPDATED!
We did some digging and remembered this tweet from Williamson on September 9, 2012.  Old news: he's always had the script.  Interesting, nonetheless.
I gotz it. Nobody wantz it! @ArthurTrielli give us #Scream5! you're the one and only who could do it!
— Kevin Williamson (@kevwilliamson) September 9, 2012

Whether or not a SCREAM 5 ever comes to fruition, it appears that series creator and screenwriter Kevin Williamson will not be involved.  And although this has long been speculated and stated by Williamson before, one of his more recent tweets seems to clarify the matter once more.

Williamson tweeted "It's gonna be a late night writing. Who's gonna hang with me?"  And naturally, SCREAM 5 was brought up, even though he was clearly referencing his new crime drama STALKER.
@adudeinaz No, sadly, Scream 5 won't be happening with me. And I had a script and everything. Sad...
— Kevin Williamson (@kevwilliamson) July 2, 2014
Yes, Kevin, it is sad.  It'…