MTV has renewed it’s horror filled show Scream. The show is loosely based off of the movie franchise created by Wes Craven.
The third season is going to be a shortened season with new show runners. The third season will consist of 6 episodes, but there is no way to know if this will be the last season. The new show runners have not been named at this time but they will take over for Michael Gans and Richard Register who took over for season one showrunners Jill Blotevogel and Jaime Paglia, who stepped down.
Details concerning the plot, new casting and such will be revealed at a later date.
This news comes shortly before Scream‘s 2-hour Halloween special, premiering on October 18th at 9pm.