Tyler Hoechlin joins the cast of ‘Teen Wolf’
Tyler Hoechlin has signed with the Teen Wolf revival movie.
Hoechlin will reprise his role as Derek Hale in the upcoming Paramount+ film.
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Hoechlin was among a trio of notable resisters in the reunion cast, along with Dylan O’Brien and Arden Cho.
The studio says “additional names” will be announced.
Other previously announced names include Tyler Posey, Holland Roden, Shelley Hennig, Crystal Reed, Orny Adams, Linden Ashby, JR Bourne, Colton Haynes, Ryan Kelley, Melissa Ponzio, Ian Bohen, Vince Mattis, Nobi Nakanishi, Khylin Rhambo, Amy Workman and Dylan Sprayberry.
Cho reportedly refused to return because he was only offered half the salary compared to his three former series regular co-stars, according to a Deadline report.
While O’Brien confirmed Variety in March that he won’t be in the film, saying, “It was a tough decision. A lot of things went there. The show couldn’t be dearer to me. It was the first thing I ever did and so many people there are extremely dear to me. It was something I was trying to make work, but it all happened very quickly. We didn’t really know it was happening and they kind of threw it at us a bit, which is good because we all love the show. We were trying to understand. In the end, I just decided it was left in a really good place for me and I still want to leave it there,” he continues. “I wish them well, and I’m going to watch it the first night it comes out. I hope it kicks ass, but I’m not gonna be into it.
Title Teen Wolf the movie, here is the description of the story: “The full moon rises in Beacon Hills and with it a terrifying evil has emerged. The wolves howl again, calling for the return of Banshees, Werecoyotes, Hellhounds, Kitsunes, and all other shapeshifters into the night. But only a werewolf like Scott McCall (Posey), no longer a teenager but still an Alpha, can muster both new allies and trusted friends to fight against what could be the enemy the most. mightiest and deadliest they have ever faced.
Jeff Davis is returning to write and executive produce the film, which does not yet have a premiere date.
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