(CNN)A caller trilogy continuing the story of "The Exorcist" volition person archetypal prima Ellen Burstyn reprising her relation of Chris MacNeil, a ma whose girl Regan, played by Linda Blair, begins exhibiting unusual behavior.
Burstyn, who was nominated for an Oscar for the role, volition commencement alongside "Hamilton" histrion Leslie Odom Jr. arsenic a begetter tracking MacNeil down erstwhile his girl is possessed.
The archetypal movie successful the bid is acceptable to beryllium released successful October 2023. The adjacent 2 whitethorn beryllium scheduled for streaming.
The movie is not a remake of the original, alternatively the caller films volition beryllium a continuation of the 1973 fearfulness classic.
The movie remains 1 of the highest-grossing films of each time. Based connected a 1971 caller by William Peter Blatty, it was nominated for 10 Academy Awards, including Best Picture. It won an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay.
Burstyn precocious starred successful "Pieces of a Woman" and volition beryllium successful the Showtime bid "The First Lady" alongside Viola Davis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Gillian Anderson and Kiefer Sutherland.
David Gordon Green, who directed the caller "Halloween" trilogy, is signed connected to direct.