Hollywood star Jamie Lee Curtis is coming to Dublin this October for a special screening of Halloween at the Light House Cinema followed by a Q&A.

The Halloween screening takes place on Friday, October 5 at 6pm. Irish writer and academic Sinéad Burke will be hosting a Q&A with Curtis after the film.

Curtis is reprising her iconic role as Laurie Strode in the latest instalment of the Halloween franchise, which is a direct sequel to the 1978 film of the same name.

Jamie Lee Curtis reprising iconic role as Laurie Strode in Halloween

Set 40 years after the original film, Laurie comes face-to-face with Michael Myers for one final showdown on Halloween night.

The actress previously promised the reboot will be "terrifying".

The film will be released in cinemas in Ireland on October 19.

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