Lionsgate and Suretone Shots will co-finance Suretone’s future horror movie “Creepers,” centered on the novel by “Rambo” creator David Morrell.
Set to shoot this summer in Bulgaria, “Creepers” follows a group of youthful explorers who look into an old deserted hotel, only to experience a weird supernatural currently being and a competing group looking for a legendary hidden treasure. The movie is now getting forged by Mary Vernieu and Raylin Sabo, with the film established to begin production on July 25.
The movie will be helmed by Marc Klasfeld, who will make his element directorial debut. Klasfeld is ideal identified for his get the job done directing new music films, such as visuals for Lady Gaga, Jay Z, Prince, Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Eminem, Katy Perry, Mariah Carey, Justin Timberlake, Shakira, Justin Bieber, Equipment Gun Kelly, Aerosmith, and the Pink Hot Chili Peppers. One particular of his new music films, for “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth, is the fifth most seen movie on Youtube at 5.5 billion views.
“I have waited a long time to locate the proper function film venture to which I could really devote myself,” Klasfeld stated. “The enthusiasm I have uncovered to make ‘Creepers’ all it can be is remarkable, and I actually cannot hold out for the environment to see what we have in shop.”
“Creepers” is the most current collaboration among Suretone and Lionsgate. The two studios are also now building the comedy “Revenge Wedding day.” In addition, Suretone CEO and chairman Jordan Schur beforehand made the 2019 movie “The Kid,” which was distributed by Lionsgate and starred Ethan Hawke and Dane DeHaan. Schur also was a founding associate for Mimran Schur Pics, which partnered with Lionsgate on the movies “Warrior” and “Rapturepalooza.”
“I am delighted to companion on this special film with Lionsgate. Immediately after a ten years in development, we have arrived at our spot with a strong script tailored from a timeless e-book and a gifted director main the demand,” Schur mentioned in a assertion. “We could not check with for a far better companion in Lionsgate who share our enthusiasm and excitement to bring the globe this incredible roller-coaster of a story.”