News Sam Raimi Wants Bruce Campbell Back as Ash for New ‘Evil Dead’ Movie Published 2 months ago on January 3, 2020 By Nick Bond Share Tweet While taking part in a live Reddit session last night, Evil Dead creator Sam Raimi addressed the future of the iconic horror franchise in an ask me anything Q&A discussion. As previously reported via BD, the rights holders have found a new director to develop the next movie. RELATED: SAM RAIMI TEASES NEW ‘EVIL DEAD’ MOVIE, WANTS BRUCE CAMPBELL BACK Raimi on the new director: “Bruce, Rob and I are working with a young filmmaker who is writing a new Evil Dead story that he will direct.” Raimi wants Bruce Campbell back: “I would love to direct a new Evil Dead movie… but I’d really like to do it with Bruce. And he says he’s retired the character. I hope not.” Raimi on a sequel to the Evil Dead remake: “If Fede would write or direct it, yes, in a split second!” Would you like to see Bruce Campbell return to the Evil Dead franchise? Or would you prefer to see a sequel to Fede Álvarez’s 2013 remake? Let us know in the comments section below. Stay tuned for more updates. Related Topics:Bruce CampbellEvil DeadSam Raimi Up Next Netflix Will Begin Streaming Sam Raimi’s ‘The Evil Dead’ Next Friday Don't Miss You Can Now Stream the Entire ‘Tremors’ Franchise on Netflix! Advertisement You may like Bruce Campbell Says Creepy New ‘Evil Dead’ Movie Might Film Later This Year ‘Don’t Breathe 2’ Lands Director, Production Set to Begin in April Netflix Will Begin Streaming Sam Raimi’s ‘The Evil Dead’ Next Friday A Decade of Genre Greats: We Look Back at Horror Movies of the 2010s Paramount Releasing Alligator Horror ‘Crawl’ on UK Blu-Ray This December Sam Raimi Teases New ‘Evil Dead’ Feature, Wants Bruce Campbell to Return Comments Advertisement Facebook Featured Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UoSqJFMS-A&t=20s Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News15 hours ago [Trailer] Nia DaCosta and Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ Dares You to Repeat His Name Five Times News3 days ago Poster and Teaser Trailer Arrives for Director Nia DaCosta’s ‘Candyman’ Reboot News4 days ago Producer Jason Blum Hypes Up ‘Halloween Kills’: “It was SO good. So good.” News5 days ago Trailer for the Jordan Peele-Produced ‘Candyman’ Reboot Could Be Arriving Next Week News5 days ago Bruce Campbell Says Creepy New ‘Evil Dead’ Movie Might Film Later This Year News4 weeks ago Non-Spoiler Details from Thursday Nights Test Screening of ‘Halloween Kills’ News3 weeks ago James Jude Courtney Talks ‘Halloween Kills’ Intensity: “We Pumped Up the Volume on This One” News1 week ago Blumhouse is About to Begin Working on ‘Halloween Ends’ News2 weeks ago Jason Blum Says the Canvas of ‘Halloween Kills’ is Very Large News3 weeks ago Art the Clown Drowns the Set in Blood in New Behind-the-Scenes Images from ‘Terrifier 2’ News15 hours ago [Trailer] Nia DaCosta and Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ Dares You to Repeat His Name Five Times News3 days ago Poster and Teaser Trailer Arrives for Director Nia DaCosta’s ‘Candyman’ Reboot News3 weeks ago [Trailer] Eric Dean Hordes’ Throwback Horror ‘Trolls World’ Brings Back ‘Troll 2’ Actor George Hardy News3 weeks ago James Jude Courtney Talks ‘Halloween Kills’ Intensity: “We Pumped Up the Volume on This One” News3 weeks ago [Trailer] Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson Team to Solve Grisly Murders in ‘Spiral: From the Book of Saw’ Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!