Weinstein Co. Becomes Lion’s ‘Prey’

The Weinstein Co. has acquired North American rights to Darrell James Roodt’s suspense thriller Prey, starring Bridget Moynahan and Peter Weller, according to Variety. The pic — sold off by Distant Horizon — follows an American family on vacation in Africa who become lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions. Jamie Bartlett and Carly Schroeder round out the cast. Previous credits from Roodt, who penned the “Prey” screenplay with Beau Bauman and Jeff Wadlow, include “Yesterday” and “Cry, the Beloved Country.”