Kevin Zegers (pictured; Wrong Turn, Frozen, Dawn Of The Dead) has joined the cast of Screen Gems and Constantin Films The Mortal Instruments as Alec Lightwood, per Just Jared.
Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Lena Headey (Dredd), Jared Harris (“Mad Men”), Kevin Durand (Devil’s Knot, Cosmopolis), Robert Maillet (Sherlock Holmes, 300, Pacific Rim, Immortals )Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower and Godfrey Gao also star in the pic hemled by Harald Zwart.
Based on Cassandra Clare’s bestselling young adult book series, “the story follows Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager who discovers she is the descendent of a demon-hunting clan called Shadowhunters.” Durand and Maillet will play Pangborn and Blackwell, an antagonist duo in the pic.
Unique Features’ Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne optioned the series in 2009. The Unique duo will produce with Robert Kulzer, while Dylan Sellers will exec produce with Constantin’s Martin Moszkowicz.