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Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. The character is primarily mute but voiced by Roger L. Jackson, regardless of who is behind the mask. In the Scream universe, the costume is not unique and is easily obtainable, allowing others to wear a similar outfit. Sidney because of her mother’s affair with Billy’s father. On September 18, 2017, it was announced that the Ghostface mask is set to appear in the third season.
The character, voiced by Roger L. In the original Scream, the identity is used by a killer stalking the fictional town of Woodsboro, California. A series of murders occur at Windsor College, Sidney’s current location, with the initial victims sharing names with Billy and Stu’s victims from Scream. The killers again taunt Sidney and attempt to kill her and later kill Randy. Ghostface is used to murder Cotton and his girlfriend Christine, in an attempt to discover the now-hidden Sidney’s location. An original mold for the Ghostface mask based on Fun World’s design but with significant differences, including more pronounced features, in order to avoid copyright issues. The Ghostface costume is the outfit worn by the main antagonists of the Scream franchise, consisting of a rubber white mask with black eyes, nose and mouth and a black, cloth-like material, hooded-robe with faux-tatters draping from the arms and a spiked-trim to the base of the outfit.
In the movie, the costume is considered common and easily purchasable making identifying the buyers difficult and creating the possibility for anyone to be the killer. The Ghostface mask was first developed for novelty stores during the Halloween season between 1991 and 1992 by Fun World employee Brigitte Sleiertin as part of a series entitled “Fantastic Faces”, the mask itself known as “The Peanut-Eyed Ghost”. The final design was approved by Fun World vice-President Allan Geller. The design of the mask bears reference to Edvard Munch’s painting The Scream, one of the characters on the cover of the Pink Floyd album The Wall and the ghostly characters that appeared in the 1930s Betty Boop cartoon. The initial script labeled the main antagonist as “masked killer” with no specifications to their appearance, forcing Craven and his staff to produce the costume eventually worn by Ghostface as they were shooting. We came with an assortment of masks that had the ghostface look. Of the entire assortment, that face was the strongest one.
The design definitely had something that made it outstanding from the others. Scream, Scream 2, Scream 3 and Scream 4. 92 “Fantastic Faces” edition of the mask used in Scream is made of thin, white rubber with blackened eyes, nose and mouth. Despite being portrayed by Ulrich and Lillard, the costume is mostly worn by stuntman Dane Farwell who gave the character many of its mannerisms including the ritualistic cleaning of the knife blade following a kill. Following the description in Williamson’s script of a “ghost mask”, Craven and designers had originally intended to use a white-motif, creating a white cloak and hood for the killer’s costume. It was the intervention of Maddalena who felt that the cloak would be scarier if it was black, that resulted in the dark costume shown on screen. The knife used by Ghostface in the films is a custom prop knife based on the Buck 120 Hunting Knife that has since been discontinued by Buck.
The knife blades are made of aluminium or chrome-paint-coated plastic with a rubber handle depending on the scenario for which they are needed. The handle is black with a silver, metal-appearance for the tip. Ghostface is rarely depicted as speaking while physically on screen, in order to aid in concealing the identity of the character behind the mask. Exceptions to this are grunts and groans when injured, which are dubbed into the film during the editing phase by Jackson. Ghostface is never referred to by their name until Scream 4, simply called “The Killer” and “Father Death” in the original Scream, while being credited as “The Voice” in the credits. Ghostface is often shown to taunt his targets, initially representing himself as charming and even flirtatious when speaking.
His conversations turn confrontational and intimidating, using his knowledge of other characters or graphically describing his intentions before appearing to the target physically. Craven considers Jackson’s voice performance as Ghostface to have “evil sophistication”. The motivations for Ghostface’s killing vary in each film and are respective to each killer wearing the costume. Billy claimed to have been driven to insanity by his mother’s abandonment, an incident he blamed on Maureen, and after taking his revenge on her chose to continue his spree, leading towards her daughter Sidney, while Stu Macher lists peer pressure as his motivation. In costume, the Ghostfaces share a ritualistic mannerism of gripping the blade of their knife between thumb and forefinger and wiping it clean of any blood following a murder by drawing their hand from handle to the tip of the knife. This characteristic was given to the character by stuntman Dane Farwell who wore the costume for many of its scenes in Scream.