Melissa George joins actors Jimmy Bennett and Ryan Reynolds in MGM and Dimesion films Amityville Horror remake, accordign to the Hollywood Reporter. Read on for more details from Andrew Douglas’ film that hits theaters January 14th.
According to the Hollywood Reporter:
Melissa George, who appeared as a series regular last season on ABC’s “Alias,” is in negotiations to star in MGM and Dimension Films’ remake of “The Amityville Horror.”
George will play a young mother of three who moves into the infamous haunted house. She joins the already-cast Ryan Reynolds. British commercials helmer Andrew Douglas is making his directorial debut on the project, with Michael Bay, Andrew Form and Brad Fuller of Platinum Dunes producing for Radar Pictures, whose Ted Field will executive produce. Scott Kosar wrote the screenplay.
The studio executives on the project are Toby Jaffe and Pete Chiarelli. George’s feature credits include “Down With Love,” “Mulholland Dr.,” “The Limey” and “Dark City.”