It seems that Wes Craven's upcoming sequel has been given a start date. According to a story from The Los Angeles Times on director Wes Craven, Scream 4 is set to begin production in May.

Craven recently finished My Soul to Take, which is scheduled for release sometime this year. And in May, he starts on Scream 4. And after that? RELATED: Wes Craven's Scream Returns to Theaters in October for 25th Anniversary

"My goal is to die in my 90s on the set, say, 'That's a wrap,' after the last shot, fall over dead and have the grips go out and raise a beer to me."

Kevin Williamson wrote Scream 4, which stars Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox Arquette, David Arquette and is currently slated for a 2011 release.