Eli Roth's 'Clown' Finds Parents, Shooting Underway - Bloody Disgusting!

Eli Roth’s ‘Clown’ Finds Parents, Shooting Underway

Peter Stormare (Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters, Fargo) and Laura Allen (From Within, The Collective) will also star in the Eli Roth-produced Clown, THR adds this afternoon.

Produced by the Hostel and Cabin Fever director, and to be distributed via Dimension Films, production is underway in Ottawa.

The film co-stars Andy Powers, Christian DiStefano, Elizabeth Whitmere and Matthew Stefiuk.

Jon Watts is directing from a screenplay he co-wrote with Christopher D. Ford. It became an internet “thing” when a spoof trailer circulated back in 2011. In it, “A loving father dons a clown outfit, wig, bulbous nose and pancake makeup to entertain at his son’s sixth birthday after the clown-for-hire is a no-show. Unable to take off the clown garb, dad’s personality changes in horrific fashion. He and his family race to break the curse of the evil outfit before he undergoes a complete transformation into a homicidal killer with over-sized shoes.

Clown is scheduled for release next year.

  • djblack1313

    YES YES YES!!! i fucking love Laura Allen! she was awesome on THE 4400!

  • STRIK9

    This looks cool.That crazy hebrew Roth always has puts out some dope shit.

  • STRIK9

    This looks cool.That crazy hebrew Roth always puts out some dope shit.