Netflix made the shock announcement that the Fede Alvarez-produced Texas Chainsaw Bloodbath, a sequel to Tobe Hooper’s unique traditional, can be slicing its manner onto the streaming service on February 18, 2022, and we had been much more stunned when the official teaser trailer dropped over the weekend. In case you missed it, you may preview Leatherface’s return right here!
Within the wake of that very first teaser trailer, the official logline and synopsis for the brand new film have arrived at this time, confirming that subsequent 12 months’s Texas Chainsaw Bloodbath certainly takes place within the current day. Leatherface has been in hiding for “practically 50 years,” making the film a decades-later sequel solely to Tobe Hooper’s unique Texas Chain Noticed Bloodbath.
The synopsis additionally formally acknowledges the return of unique heroine Sally Hardesty, with actress Olwen Fouéré (Mandy) taking on the function from the late Marilyn Burns.
Right here’s the brand new logline and full synopsis…
“After practically 50 years of hiding, Leatherface returns to terrorize a gaggle of idealistic younger buddies who unintentionally disrupt his fastidiously shielded world in a distant Texas city.”
“Melody (Sarah Yarkin), her teenage sister Lila (Elsie Fisher), and their buddies Dante (Jacob Latimore) and Ruth (Nell Hudson), head to the distant city of Harlow, Texas to start out an idealistic new enterprise enterprise. However their dream quickly turns right into a waking nightmare once they unintentionally disrupt the house of Leatherface, the deranged serial killer whose blood-soaked legacy continues to hang-out the world’s residents — together with Sally Hardesty (Olwen Fouéré), the only survivor of his notorious 1973 bloodbath who’s hell-bent on looking for revenge.”
Olwen Fouéré (Mandy) is Sally Hardesty and Mark Burnham (Lowlife) is Leatherface.
David Blue Garcia (Tejano) directed the film for Legendary, which was written by Chris Thomas Devlin and filmed final 12 months. The movie is a sequel to Tobe Hooper’s unique traditional.
Alvarez is producing with Unhealthy Hombre’s Rodolfo Sayagues, alongside Kim Henkel (co-writer of the 1974 movie), Ian Henkel and Pat Cassidy, who’re producing through their Exurbia Movies.