Emma Roberts joins Scream 4

Emma Roberts has been added to the cast of the upcoming Scream 4.

According to Entertainment Weekly, the 19-year-old will play the role of Jill, one of the film’s main characters:

“I’m so excited to be part of this ground-breaking franchise,” she said.

“It’s the perfect opportunity for me to do something completely different than I’ve ever done before.”

Speaking about the actress, Wes Craven, who is directing and producing the film, added: “Emma’s talent, beauty and range will add immensely to the sophistication, intensity and fun of the Scream franchise as it returns to the screen once more.”