‘Child’s Play’ Creator Don Mancini Throws Shade at Reboot With a Tweet That Would Make Chucky Proud

IndieWire | 9/21/2018 | Staff
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It isn’t odd that “Child’s Play” is being rebooted, given that nearly every other horror franchise has received the same treatment in recent years, but it is strange that it’s happening while the original franchise remains ongoing. Don Mancini — who created the slasher series, has written all seven films, and directed the last three — appears to agree: He responded to a first-look image of the remake with a tweet throwing shade at the whole enterprise.

“THIS IS ALL I HAVE TO SAY ON THAT SUBJECT,” he wrote alongside an image of Mariah Carey holding an “I don’t know her” sign, suggesting he has nothing to do with the reboot and doesn’t seem especially pleased with the prospect. Aubrey Plaza, Brian Tyree...
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