News Bits: Sleepy, Maleficent 2, It, Blumhouse

Sleepy Hollow
Fox has announced a Monday September 22nd 9/8c premiere date and time for the second season of its supernatural drama series “Sleepy Hollow”. [Source: TV Guide]

Maleficent 2
Appearing at Shanghai’s Art Deco Peninsula hotel, actress Angelina Jolie teased her interest in follow-up to Disney’s “Maleficent” ahead of the film’s Chinese release. Jolie says “It’s kind of hard to top her, she was pretty fun. Maybe I’ll get the chance to play her again.” [Source: THR]

It Follows
Radius-TWC has acquired U.S. rights to David Robert Mitchell’s horror film “It Follows” and are planning a Q1 2015 release.

The story follows strange sexual encounter that leaves a teenager plagued by disturbing visions and the inescapable sense that something is following her. Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Daniel Zovatto, Jake Weary, Olivia Luccardi and Lili Sepe star. [Source: Heat Vision]

Blumhouse Productions
Universal Pictures has selected release dates for three new films from Blumhouse Productions. One is set for September 25th 2015, another January 8th 2016 and another on October 21st 2016.

One of the dates could be for the “Jem and the Holograms” films, or more likely for some of the indie studio’s upcoming horror films like “6 Miranda Drive,” “Amityville,” “The Veil” or “Incarnate”. [Source: Coming Soon]