Platinum Dunes Blog: Off to Elm Street (Otherwise Known as Chicago)…

Shooting began today in Chicago for New Line Cinema’s reboot of A Nightmare on Elm Street, which centers on Freddy Krueger (Jackie Earle Haley), a serial child molester murdered by angry parents, who returns with a burnt face and a razor glove to terrorize teens in their dreams. Producers Platinum Dunes updated their official blog this morning giving fans an look into the brain of producer Brad Fuller. There will be plenty more as production moves along, so keep your eyes posted here (or there) for any updates. Directed by Samuel Bayer for release on April 16, 2010, the film stars Jackie Earle Haley, Kyle Gallner, Thomas Dekker, Rooney Mara, Kellan Lutz, Katie Cassidy, Clancy Brown.
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Source: Platinum Dunes blog