John Malkovich Becomes ‘Warm Bodies’ General

The stupendous John Malkovich is in final negotiations to join the cast of Summit Entertainment’s zombie pic Warm Bodies, reports Variety.

Jonathan Levine (All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, 50/50) is writing and directing the film, which will star Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer and Rob Corddry.

Based on the book by Isaac Marion, “story follows an existentially tormented zombie named “R” who begins an unlikely friendship with the girlfriend of one of his victims. It starts a chain reaction that will transform him, his fellow zombies, and maybe the whole undead world.

Malkovich will play General Grigio, who’s obsessed with the destruction of the zombie threat.
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