The Hotel for Dogs actress has signed on for the lead role in the Scream franchise's fourth installment, beating out the previously rumored Ashley Greene.
Hayden Panettiere, Ashley Greene and others have received offers to star in the fourth Scream film alongside Neve Campbell, Courtney Cox and David Arquette.
The fourth movie in the Scream series may still be a year away from release, but it's already resulted in a lawsuit from one of the producers of the original trilogy.
The first official poster for Scre4m has premiered online alongside an extensive interview with director Wes Craven, who describes the upcoming sequel as an "organic" extension of the original trilogy.
Jamie Kennedy is reportedly in talks with the producers of Scream IV to reprise his role as movie geek Randy Meeks.