Montreal turned into New York for the filming of Scream 6

You don’t have to drive for hours to feel like you’re visiting the Big Apple. A sector of the Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (NDG) neighborhood in western Montreal was transformed for the shooting of the American horror film in New York scream 6found on Tuesday The newspaper.

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The production team for the feature film, which has been shooting in the metropolis since early June, settled on the corner of Sherbrooke Street and Wilson Avenue this week to film scenes that visibly take place in the Big Apple.


The action of the film obviously takes place during the Halloween period.

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The action of the film obviously takes place during the Halloween period.

Street names have been changed, as have the banners of several businesses in the area. A fake New York subway entrance was even built on the sidewalk of one street, with distributors of American newspapers like the New York Times and the United States today. We suspect that the film’s action takes place during the Halloween period, as we can see that ” Happy Halloween on the front of one of the fake shops.


The shop signs were modified for the filming.

Photo Chantal Poirier

The shop signs were modified for the filming.

According to the production signs, the film crew will remain at this location until Thursday.


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From McGill to Lafontaine Park

It’s not the first time filming for the 6th…e Section Scream (chills) has been attracting the attention of curious and fans of the horror saga since the beginning of the summer in Montreal. A few weeks ago, the production team settled down on the McGill University campus for a few days. Scenes from the feature film were also filmed in La Fontaine Park.


American production will be installed in the NDG district for part of the week.

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American production will be installed in the NDG district for part of the week.

Actress Courteney Cox, one of the original stars of the franchise ScreamShe posted a video to Instagram last week saying that after taking part in the filming of the 6the Movie of the saga, in Montreal.

The feature film, directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, also stars Jenna Ortega, Hayden Panettiere, Melissa Barrera and Mason Gooding. Canadian Neve Campbell, the face of the franchise since the release of the first film in 1996, announced last June that she refused to star in the sixth installment because she felt the salary being offered was commensurate with her contribution to the film did not do justice to the franchise’s success. However, she didn’t rule out the possibility of reprising her famous character from Sidney in a possible seventh film.

The sixth movie Scream (chills) will be released in 2023.

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