James Wan is producing a brand new tackle Stephen King‘s vampire story Salem’s Lot for New Line, with Gary Dauberman (It, The Nun, Annabelle Comes Residence) hooked up to write down the script and likewise direct the movie.
Whereas the movie’s just about forged up, William Sadler took to Twitter to disclose he’s additionally joined the contemporary tackle King’s materials.
Simply began filming “Salem’s Lot” based mostly on @StephenKing’s terrifying novel. 🙏 Keep tuned.
— William Sadler (@Wm_Sadler) September 8, 2021
Sadler, in fact, starred in Tales from the Crypt Presents: Demon Knight, to not point out taking part in Loss of life in Invoice & Ted’s Bogus Journey and the newer Face the Music. He additionally may be seen in Joe Begos’ ultra-violent VFW, The Unholy and The Mist.
Beforehand introduced Oscar nominee Alfre Woodard (Annabelle, Clemency) performs Dr. Cody within the movie, notes Deadline: “Cody assists Ben Mears (Lewis Pullman within the movie), Susan Norton (Makenzie Leigh), and Matt Burke (Invoice Camp) in preventing the unfold of vampires. Spencer Deal with Clark additionally stars as Mike Ryerson.”
“In Salem’s Lot, creator Ben Mears (Pullman) returns to his childhood dwelling of Jerusalem’s Lot looking for inspiration for his subsequent e book solely to find his hometown is being preyed upon by a bloodthirsty vampire.”
Contemporary off Texas Chain Noticed Bloodbath, Tobe Hooper directed the very first adaptation of Salem’s Lot again in 1979, and a brand new mini-series adopted in its wake extra just lately, in 2004.
Roy Lee and Mark Wolper may even produce the brand new film, with Dauberman exec producing.