Saw 6 helmer to direct Paranormal Activity 2 Screenwriter Michael R. Perry and director Kevin Greutert have been hired to helm Paranormal Activity 2. According to reports, Paramount are looking to theatres on the pre-Halloween weekend of October 22, up against Saw VII 3D. Jason Blum and Oren Peli, the duo behind the first Paranormal Activity are producing the second iteration. Steven Schneider will serve as executive producer: “These guys get it, and the fans won’t be disappointed,” said Peli of Perry and Greutert’s participation. Plot details (as well as the official title) for the sequel are currently being kept under wraps. Greutert made his directorial debut last year with Saw VI.