Browsing: XYZ Films
Directed by Fred Grivois from a screenplay by Matthew Ian Cirulnick, XYZ Films and Sentinel Pictures hoping to start production this fall.
Anthony Byrne’s thriller In Darkness has added Emily Ratajkowski to the cast. She joins Natalie Dormer, Ed Skrein, and Stacy Martin in a script Byrne co-wrote with Dormer.
Nicolas Cage will enter the thrilling realm of horror in the upcoming Mom and Dad. Hollywood’s National Treasure will star as a parent who turns wildly violent against his children after a mass hysteria hits.
Safe Neighborhood has a few more additions as production gets underway in Sydney, with Virginia Madsen and Patrick Warburton joining the cast. Chris Peckover is directing from a script he wrote with Zack Kahn.
Set in a quiet American suburb on a snowy evening on the lead up to Christmas, Ashley, the regular babysitter for Deandra and Robert Lerner, has to defend their 12-year-old son from strangers breaking into the house – only to discover that this is far from a normal home invasion.
Amell and Taylor have signed on to star in Orphan Black writer Tony Elliott’s post-apocalyptic thriller, which will be released by Netflix as part of the streaming service’s global indie film strategy of working directly with independent filmmakers.
Natalie Dormer is proving herself to be a force to be reckoned with, taking on the lead role in a new thriller she co-wrote with director Anthony Byrne. The Game of Thrones actress will play a blind musician who overhears a murder in the apartment above her.
Expendables 3 helmer Patrick Hughes is out as director of The Raid: Redemption remake. In addition, we’re hearing that the project is no longer at Screen Gems, and that XYZ Films is the sole producer on the project.
The former pro-wrestler is racking up the roles this year after his star-making turn in 2014’s Guardians of The Galaxy. Cary Murnion and Jonathan Milott are directing this script that Nick Damici and Graham Reznik adapted from an original story by the directors