EXCLUSIVE: Freya Allan, a breakout within the Netflix sequence The Witcher, is about to star in Baghead for Studiocanal and The Image Present. Manufacturing will start within the fall in Berlin. Allan stars within the upcoming Studiocanal/Image Present motion thriller Gunpowder Milkshake for Netflix.
The movie might be directed by Alberto Corredor, who directed the brief movie that was acquired to be became a characteristic size horror movie. Christina Pamies and Bryce McGuire wrote the script.
Baghead revolves round a mysterious determine known as Baghead, a diminutive wrinkled up one that is ready to manifest the lifeless and convey them again to our world for brief intervals. Folks search out the mysterious medium to reconnect with misplaced family members. As soon as in touch with Baghead nevertheless, the title character’s true powers and intentions are revealed and there’s a excessive worth to pay for its contact with the deceased. The characteristic switch will construct on that story line and take a Noticed-like method, including in supernatural components. Allan will play the movie’s lead, who should take care of the evil entity which has deep connections to her household’s previous.
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The Image Firm companions Alex Heineman & Andrew Rona will produce underneath their total deal at Studiocanal, together with Vertigo’s Roy Lee (It) the exec producer with Alibi’s Jake Wagner. Quick creators Corredor and Lorcan Reilly will even be exec producers, and Studiocanal’s Ron Halpern, Shana Eddy and Rachel Henchosberg will oversee.
This turns into the most recent instance the place a horror/sci-fi brief served as a powerful calling card. Latest examples embrace David F. Sandberg (Lights Out), Andy Muschietti (Mama), and Neill Blomkamp, whose Alive in Joberg turned District 9.
Rona and Heineman additionally produced the brief movie switch Come Play at Amblin with Jacob Chase directing, and have set a number of others arrange round city. The producers shoot the Liam Neeson thriller Retribution in Berlin subsequent month and this week they acquired the podcast Shipworm for a characteristic.
Allan is repped by CAA
Here’s a trailer for the creepy brief to brighten your morning:
Baghead – Trailer from Alberto Corredor on Vimeo.