This morning Sony Screen Gems sent over not only the official synopsis to Prom Night – the remake of the classic ’80 horror film by Paul Lynch that starred Jamie Lee Curits – but the full confirmed cast listing. The film is being shot by Nelson McCormick around the Los Angeles area for a February 1, 2008 release. Read on for the synopsis and cast listing and watch for more in the coming weeks.
Donna’s senior prom is supposed to be the best night of her life, one of magic, beauty, and love. Surrounded by her best friends, she should be safe from the horrors of her past. But when the night turns from magic to murder there is only one man who could be responsible…the man she thought was gone forever. Now, Donna and her friends must find a way to escape the sadistic rampage of an obsessed killer, and survive their Prom Night.
Prom Night is directed by Nelson McCormick (CSI, Prison Break) from a screenplay written by J.S. Cardone (The Covenant). The film stars BRITTANY SNOW (Hairspray, John Tucker Must Die), DANA DAVIS (Raise Your Voice, The Nine), JESSICA STROUP (The Hills Have Eyes II), SCOTT PORTER (Friday Night Lights), COLLINS PENNIE (Half Nelson), KELLY BLATZ (The Oakley Seven), IDRIS ELBA (The Wire) and JOHNATHON SCHAECH as “Richard Fenton.”
Original Films’ Neil Moritz (Click, I Know What You Did Last Summer) and Toby Jaffe (The Pink Panther, Amityville Horror) Produce. Glenn S. Gainor (Vacancy) and Marc Forby (Hostile Intent) Executive Produce.