Three More Residents Head to ‘Amityville’

Three more names have joined the cast of MGM and Dimension Film’s remake of the Amityville Horror, which is currently set for a January 14th, 2005 release. The film is set to begin today in my hometown of Buffalo Grove, Illinois and in parts on and around the Wisconsin border. Read on to see who has joined the cast…
Philip Baker Hall, Jesse James and Chloe Moretz have joined the cast of the MGM-Dimension-based “Amityville Horror,” which begins shooting today, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Hall has signed on for the role of Father McNamara, while James and Moretz are taking on the roles of the family’s children, Chelsea and Billy. They join previously announced cast members Ryan Reynolds, Melissa George and Jimmy Bennett. British commercial helmer Andrew Douglas is directing the feature, which is being produced by Michael Bay, Andrew Form and Brad Fuller of Platinum Dunes producing for Radar Pictures, whose Ted Field will executive produce. Scott Kosar (Texas Chainsaw Massacre) wrote the screenplay.

Amityville hits theaters January 14th.

Source: The Hollywood Reporter