Following Monday’s announcement that Paramount Pictures has a fourth installment in the ‘Paranormal Activity’ franchise set for release in 2012. The studio has today pencilled in an official release date for the film: October 19th, 2012. There are currently no details as to what the fourth ‘Paranormal Activity’ film will entail, or whether any of the franchise’s cast and crew will be returning.

Directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman on a budget of $5 million, ‘Paranormal Activity 3′ went onto gross $202,951,300, making it the highest grossing film in the ‘Paranormal Activity’ series. ‘Paranormal Activity 2′ collected a hefty $156 million worldwide upon its release on a $3 million production budget. The original, directed by Oren Peli, earned $193 million at the box office on a $15,000 budget. Expect more details regarding ‘Paranormal Activity 4′ in the coming weeks.