Oscar award-winning director, Jordan Peele is back for a new project!

Peele is set to produce a sequel to the 90s horror film, Candyman. In addition to the exciting news, Nia Decosta is set to direct the movie.

Universal Pictures has shared that the movie is to be released on June 12th, 2020 with production to this spring.

Deadline has reported that the new film is a “spiritual sequel to the original and returns to the neighborhood where the legend began: the now-gentrified section of Chicago where the Cabrini-Green housing projects used to be.”

Tony Todd starred as the original Candyman.

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