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'Candyman': Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film, Will Virginia Madsen?

'Candyman': Helen Lyle is Returning For New Film, Will Virginia Madsen?

Candyman hits theaters in June, and his eternal love will join him. Cassie Kramer has been cast as Helen Lyle, played by Virginia Madsen in the original 1992 film. The spiritual sequel is produced and co-written by Jordan Peele, and directed by Nia DaCosta. There is no word on if Madsen will make a cameo […]

'Candyman' Reimagining Finds its Candyman in Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

Jordan Peele has found his Candyman. Next years "spiritual sequel" from the Get Out producer has found its star in Yahya Abdoul-Mateen II, who played Aquaman villain Black Manta in last years mega-hit. Nia DaCosta will direct. No word yet on if original Candyman star Tony Todd will make an appearance, although it feels like […]

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Jordan Peele Producing Candyman Remake, Will be Directed by Nia DaCosta

Candyman is returning to theaters. Producer Jordan Peele will help bring the legend back to life, with director Nia DaCosta in the chair helming the project. No word yet on casting, but one would imagine Tony Todd will be back in some capacity. MGM will release the film in association with Universal and Peele's Monkeypaw […]