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'In The Heights' Actress Melissa Barrera Joins 'Scream 5'

'In The Heights' Actress Melissa Barrera Joins 'Scream 5'

Melissa Barrera will be starring in the next installment of the Scream franchise, Deadline reports.

The 30-year-old actress, who also stars in the upcoming In The Heights movie, will join David Arquette and Courteney Cox in the movie in a “key role”.

Filming is set to kick off this fall in Wilmington, North Carolina and is expected to wrap up by the end of the year.

Stay tuned for additional casting announcements for the flick.

Scream 5 is being directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett.

If you missed it, David recently opened up about reuniting with Courteney, who also happens to be his ex-wife, on the movie. See what he said!

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