French helmer Julien Seri (Yamakasi, Night Fare) will direct Anderson Falls, a dramatic crime thriller written by Giles Daoust, for Title Media and Lone Suspect, Bloody Disgusting recently learned. Now, we’re told that Shawn Ashmore (pictured above; Mother’s Day, Frozen, Hatchet II, The X-Men franchise, “The Following”) and Gary Cole (pictured below; Office Space, “VEEP”, Blockers) have been set as the leads in the film that’s to start shooting in Los Angeles this summer.
“After his wife’s suicide, Detective Jeff Anderson (Ashmore) becomes convinced that she has in fact been murdered. Obsessed with his investigation, Anderson finds out that his wife was the victim of a team of father-and-son serial killers. He’ll have to break all the rules to stop them from killing other women.“
Luke Barnett and Vincent Masciale will produce under their Lone Suspect banner alongside Giles Daoust (Starry Eyes) on behalf of Title Media and Mike Macari (The Ring franchise) for Koji Productions. Catherine Dumonceaux is executive producing. Production is scheduled to start this summer.
Julien Seri has directed over 600 commercials, which have won him two Bronze Lions in Cannes. He has directed 4 French feature films, including Yamakasi (EuropaCorp) and Night Fare (Universal France).
This marks Title Media’s third time partnering with Lone Suspect, having teamed up previously on the Abigail Breslin horror-comedy Fear, Inc (Tribeca) and the dramatic thriller Painkillers(Adam Huss, Madeline Zima, Mischa Barton), which debuted to buyers at EFM via Kew Media.