Lakeshore Entertainment and Lionsgate announced that Michael Pena has boarded The Vatican Tapes, Deadline reports.
Pena will play Father Lozano in the demonic thriller directed by Mark Neveldine.
The Lakeshore-produced pic will start filming next month with Djimon Hounsou, Dougray Scott, Kathleen Robertson, Peter Andersson, John Patrick Amedori, Alex Sparrow and Olivia Dudley also in the cast.
Dudley plays a twentysomething who seems to cause death and destruction to those around her. Pena’s character is the local priest who first tries to help. ‘
Christopher Borrelli wrote the screenplay for The Vatican Tapes based on an original story he wrote with Chris Morgan. Neveldine and Michael C. Martin did revisions.