‘Nightmare On Elm Street’ Remake: Robert Englund Not Returning As Freddy Krueger?

By Poonam Singh | 2 years ago
‘Nightmare On Elm Street’ Remake: Robert Englund Not Returning As Freddy Krueger?

Robert Englund aka Freddy Krueger of “Nightmare on Elm Street” movie series has put an end to the excitement of millions of fans by saying that he is neither doing any Nightmare project nor returning as Freddy, the dream world burnt serial killer, in any of the real or fictional development.

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Englund through his Twitter page, expressed his non-association with the next movie of the same franchise. He said, “Just for the record, I will NOT be starring as Freddy in any new Nightmare projects, real or fictional.” To increase the heartbeats of the fans, the actor further wrote, “Check out THE LAST SHOWING with Finn Jones to see what I am really doing.”

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It seems that the actor, who is among the top 10 renowned horror movies icon, is currently concentrating on his new or upcoming horror projects and he is planning to do something different and more horrifying than the burned body monster, Freddy.

As mentioned in his re-tweet that to know about what exactly he is doing check “The Last Showing,” this is the movie in which he played a role of a frantic film projectionist, who to make his own horror movie, befools a young couple and trapped them inside a theater. So, maybe the actor is looking for some different horror characters rather than playing the same profile again and again.

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We don’t exactly know what the actor is planning for future but one thing is clear that fans love him as Freddy and this is the reason why they all have got excited after his interview with MoviePilot, in which he talked about his preference of doing a prequel or a Freddy 9 character rather than involving in the series reboot.

As mentioned earlier by The Wrap, New Line Cinema is in process to develop a new film in the nightmare series for which name of Orphan fame writer David Leslie Johnson is coming to light.

Well, this information in relation to the upcoming movie in the same series is not enough but one thing is clear that Freddy’s character will be played by some other actor, but by whom? For this we have to wait. So, for more updates on the same keep reading the space.

Photo Source: Facebook/Robert Englund

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