Project X‘s Thomas Mann, pictured below, and Chronicle‘s Ashley Hinshaw, pictured above, are attached to star in Accident 3D, a debut feature from commercials and video helmer Dan Tondowski, Deadline reports.
“Based on a true story, the movie follows four teenagers on a joy ride gone wrong. Stuck at the bottom of a ravine after a violent crash, they find themselves in the crosshairs of the car’s psychotic owner who will stop at nothing to retrieve it, and its valuable contents.”
Brian O’Shea’s The Exchange will kick off sales at the AFM.
Ryan Haidarian, who produced action thriller Vehicle 19, will produce with Guillaume Benski. Chronicle‘s Simon Hansen is handling the VFX. READ MORE
Rodleen Getsic, the co-writer and star of Adam Rehmeier’s relentless horror film The Bunny Game, is also in need of a little bit of help this week. She owes more than 50K in medical bills from an accident that has left her with “difficulty with mobility, body, and brain function, with balance, walking, and doing normal activities. She is in severe chronic disabling pain centered from her brainstem.”
Additionally, “She is in severe chronic disabling pain centered from her brainstem. This tragic event has changed Rodleen’s life forever. She is disabled and unable to work. Her injury has been worsening over time.”
Her condition is sounds very severe and quite unfortunate. If you are so inclined, please read more about it here. There is an option to donate towards her medical expenses if you wish.
Roman Dirge, creator and illustrator of the Lenore comic book series, and his girlfriend Amber were injured in a hit-and-run accident in Hollywood, CA, on February 26, 2013. Dirge suffered severe leg damage in the accident. Titan Publishing is trying to spread the word about the accident, and the fact that his family and friends have set up a fund to help him with his medical bills. READ MORE
Rock band Baroness has issued an update regarding the crew and members following a bus accident in England. The statement comes from their official Facebook.
“The band members of Baroness and their crew are recovering from injuries sustained after their tour bus crashed outside of Bath, England early on Wednesday morning.
John Baizley [singer/guitarist] has broken his left arm and left leg. Allen Blickle [drummer] and Matt Maggioni [bassist] each suffered fractured vertebrae. All three remain in the hospital as of this writing. Pete Adams [guitarist] has been treated and released from the hospital.
Three of the five crew members who were on the bus have also been treated and released. One member is still undergoing testing. The driver of the bus remains in critical condition.
Please stay tuned for further updates. Thank you for all the support during this extremely difficult time.”
I want to offer my sincere hopes and best wishes for a speedy recovery to everyone involved.