Film producer John Blum has revealed that legendary film director, and creator of the Halloween franchise, John Carpenter, will be heavily involved with the upcoming 2018 Halloween film.
Speaking to the press, Blum said that 'We do not take any big steps without his approval, so for instance hiring Danny and David he approved.
'He approved their pitch, he approved their script. He approved bringing back Jamie Lee Curtis. Anytime we make a big creative turn he's involved with that and we don't do it without his blessing.
'We went to him and asked him to be involved. There was no contractual, financial or any other obligation to have him on this movie.We went back and asked him to join us again.'
The new Halloween film is scheduled for a release on October 19th, 2018.