In this interview, Jason Blum talks about the plot and cast of Paranormal Activity 7. Jason Blum is a producer for Paramount Pictures who has been involved in many projects such as Paranormal Activity, The Purge and Sinister. He’s also the founder of Blumhouse Productions which specializes in horror films. Jason talks about how he got involved with paranormal activity 7 from being a fan to working on it himself as well as what people can expect when they see it in theatres.
Jason Blum Talks about now people can expect when they see it in theatres.
The Purge, Sinister, The Exorcist – Jason has worked on many horror films that have been a success. Jason is now working on Paranormal Activity, and he talks about the plot of paranormal activity and Jason’s career.
The question that Jason had to confront was whether a film franchise should bring in new blood after so many films with only one family member surviving (think The Purge). He wanted to do something different but didn’t want it to feel like they were just trying to find a new family. Jason’s wife suggested that the film should be about two families, and Jason was on board with her idea.
Who is Jason Blum?
Jason Blum is a producer who makes horror movies. Jason has worked on many horror films that have been successful. Jason was born in New Jersey and grew up in Southern California, but he currently lives with his wife and two kids in Los Angeles. Jason’s first movie job was as an assistant to director Stanley Kubrick while they were filming Eyes Wide Shut.
Jason went on to work as an executive producer at Miramax Films before starting Blumhouse Productions in 2000. Jason’s first film was the horror flick, Paranormal Activity (2007), which generated $193 million worldwide and spawned two sequels. He produced such films as The Purge (2013) and Sinister(2012).
What is Jason’s talk about Paranormal Activity 7?
Jason talked about Paranormal Activity and the cast. Jason is excited to be working with the director, Michael Tuckwell for this film. Jason also talks a little bit about how the plot of all these films works- that they’re scary because there’s just enough detail out there but not too much so you can fill in the rest with your imagination. Jason said it’s a “scary franchise that is completely unapologetic in its simplicity.”
The cast includes director Michael Tuckwell and his wife, actress Katerina Dermot-Walsh who Jason calls the “queen of scream queens”. The couple wrote an original screenplay for this film as well. Jason told us that the film is one of his favorites in the franchise so far.