Best. News. Ever. Horror fans are definitely going to be psyched to know that the sequel to the cult classic has been green lighted. Even better, it's going to star none other than Bruce Campbell himself.
The actor confirmed the news during an appearance at Wizard World Nashville Comic Con. Here's what he said:
“The last one was twenty-two years ago. I just haven’t been racing to do it. Sam Raimi is just a little bit busy making the biggest movies in Hollywood. I used to be busy. Now I’m not. That’s why I’m here. He then joked, “Ash would have to stop occasionally from chasing some deadite to catch his breath. Maybe we could do that, I guess. That would be exciting. Fight in a walker. That would be alright. Hit them with my cane. Fake them out, have a fake heart attack, distract a zombie. I like it.” [...] "Alright sir, the answer is yes."
And in case you needed a reminder on why this is a good thing, check out the trailer below:
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