How to watch 'Scream 6': Where to stream the new slasher starring Jenna Ortega (2024)

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"Scream 6," the latest movie in the "Scream" slasher franchise, is now available to watch at home through Paramount Plus. You can also buy the movie from digital retailers like Amazon and Apple TV.

Following the Woodsboro massacre in "Scream" (2022), survivors Sam, Tara, Mindy, and Chad move to New York City to start the next chapter in their lives. However, they soon find themselves as the targets of a new Ghostface killing spree, leading them to team up with past survivors Kirby Reed and Gale Weathers.

Melissa Barrera, Jenna Ortega, Jasmin Savoy Brown, and Mason Gooding reprise their roles from "Scream" (2022) as Sam, Tara, Mindy, and Chad, respectively. Also returning from earlier "Scream" movies are Courteney Cox as Gale Weathers and Hayden Panettiere as Kirby Reed. "Scream 6" marks the first film in the series without Neve Campbell as final girl Sidney Prescott.

Directors Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, as well as screenwriters James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick, return from "Scream" (2022). Joining the cast of "Scream 6" are Jack Champion ("Avatar: The Way of Water"), Dermot Mulroney ("My Best Friend's Wedding"), and Samara Weaving ("Ready or Not").


How to watch 'Scream 6'

You can watch "Scream 6" at home with a Paramount Plus membership in the US and Canada. The movie is also available to buy online from digital retailers like Amazon and Apple TV.

Paramount Plus costs $5 a month with ads or $10 a month without ads. Both plans give you access to the service's full library of on-demand shows and movies, including "Scream 6." The ad-free plan also includes live streaming support for your local CBS channel. You can even add Showtime to your subscription for an extra $2 a month.

Viewers also have the option to watch "Scream 6" through a digital retailer like Amazonor Apple TV. The movie costs $20 to purchase in up to 4K resolution.

Once you buy "Scream 6" from a digital retailer, you can stream it whenever you like with no limitations. A cheaper rental option is expected to become available later this year.


What if you're not in the US?

If you're traveling outside the US right now, you might be in a region that doesn't have streaming access to "Scream 6." Thankfully, there's a simple fix with a VPN. A virtual private network, or VPN, will let US subscribers watch "Scream 6" through Paramount Plus no matter where they are, while also providing members with a more secure streaming connection.

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How to watch 'Scream 6' with a VPN

  • Subscribe to Paramount Plus in the US or Canada — one-week free trial
  • Sign up for a VPNif you don't already have one.
  • Install the VPN on the device you're using to stream "Scream 6."
  • Turn the VPN on and set it to any US location.
  • Open Paramount Plus and select "Scream 6" to start streaming.

How to watch 'Scream 6' for free

You can watch "Scream 6" for free if you sign up for a trial to Paramount Plus. New members can get one week of streaming access for free. After you free trial period is over, Paramount Plus will renew for the regular monthly price unless you cancel.


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Jordan Williams

Freelance Writer

Jordan Williams is a freelance contributor for Insider Reviews. She covers streaming service trends, value comparisons, and content availability. She has been writing about streaming and the entertainment industry since 2021, having published over 1,000 articles to date across different publications. Since 2021, Jordan has been a movie/TV features writer at Screen Rant, where she has also covered industry news, exclusive events, set visits, and reviews. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Oregon in 2020 with a major in Psychology and a minor in Media Studies. When not writing about tech or movies, Jordan enjoys exploring the natural beauties of the Pacific Northwest. She can also be found posting reviews on Letterboxd or rewatching "Schitt's Creek" for the umpteenth time.

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