Lionsgate are producing a new reality show where figures from the horror world will be judging new 'Scream Queens' whereby 10 unknown actresses will get a chance at winning a "major role" in a Lionsgate horror movie. James Gunn, Shawnee Smith and acting coach John Homa will serve as judges on VH1's new show.
James Gunn, writer of the 'Dawn of the Dead' redux and writer/director of the 2006 horror-comedy 'Slither' will be joined by Jigsaw's partner in crime from the 'Saw' franchise actress Shawnee Smith.
Smith also will serve as host, while Gunn will direct the contestants' performances. John Homa will serve as acting coach to the contestants in the eight-episode series, slated to debut in the fall.