Neve Campbell to Return for Scream 4

Entertainment Sep. 25, 2009 AT 5:12PM
Neve Campbell to Return for Scream 4 Credit: Samir Hussein/Getty Images

Neve Campbell is set to Scream again!

According to a Variety report Friday, the actress, 35, just inked a deal to return in the lead role of the horror film franchise for its fourth installment, to begin filming next spring.

Campbell joins previously confirmed cast members David Arquette and Courteney Cox-Arquette, who are reprising their roles as Dewey Riley and Gale Weathers.

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Despite rumors earlier this year that Cambell would not reprise her role and that her character would be killed off, Arquette held out hope for her return.

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"I would love for her to come back, it'd be a bummer if she doesn't. But I also understand people's decisions," Arquette told

The Scream trilogy has grossed more than $200 million to date.

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