The movie was initially slated for a theatrical release, but following adversities posited by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Paramount finally decided to release the film exclusively on their streaming platform
Additionally, the mastermind behind the first Paranormal Activity film, Oren Peli, as well as Blumhouse Productions CEO Jason Blum will serve as producers on the impending revival. So long as there aren’t any COVID-19 pandemic-related delays, the movie is slated for a March 4, 2022 worldwide release. As of this writing, little else is known about what the production entails, but Eubank referred to it as a “new, unexpected retooling” of the previous installments. What he means by this is anyone’s guess, so for the time being we’ll simply have to sit and speculate over what the Paranormal Activity reboot will have in store.
‘Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin’ stars Emily Bader as Margot, Roland Buck III as Chris, Dan Lippert as Dale, Henry Ayres-Brown as Samuel, Tom Nowicki as Jacob, Alexa Shae Niziak as Mary, Ari Notartomaso as Clara, and Jill Andre as Lavina. From early reports surrounding the sequel, it does not seem like any of the aforementioned cast members will reprise their roles in ‘Paranormal Activity 8.