Jack Quaid set to star in companion sci-fi thriller – The Hollywood Reporter
Jack Quaid, one of Amazon’s stars Boyslogged in to topline partnera sci-fi thriller by the team behind last year’s hit horror film Barbarian.
Drew Hancock wrote the original screenplay and is making his directorial debut with the film, whose plot points are being kept under wraps.
Despite the secretive nature of the project, the pedigree is remarkable. Zach Cregger, writer and director Barbarianis producing the film alongside Raphael Margules and J.D. Lifshitz of BoulderLight Pictures, currently one of the hustlers in town, and Vertigo’s horror boss Roy Lee.
BoulderLight’s Tracy Rosenblum and Vertigo’s Andrew Childs will executive produce.
partner was won by New Line in a hot horror auction near the beginning of the year. It will initially serve as a sequel to BoulderLight and Cregger Barbarian before the filmmaker diverged to focus on his own script, weapon, also currently casting and at New Line. But the team helped partner The land was not only a home but also gave the green light to start production, helping Hancock make his directorial debut.
Quaid is having a passionate moment this week. The actor is one of the voice stars of the popular animated series Paramount+ Star Trek: Downstairs and starred in another hit interstellar travel Shows, New world. During the series’ trailer, it was revealed that he will pass his character, Ensign Boimler, to the live-action kingdom when the new season kicks off on June 17.
Quaid also starred in Paramount’s 2002 reboot of Screaming alongside successor actors Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox and David Arquette, and next appeared as part of Christopher Nolan’s all-star cast Oppenheimer, including Cillian Murphy, Robert Downey Jr., Matt Damon and Emily Blunt. Oppenheimer will hit theaters on July 21.
The actor is represented by UTA, Anonymous Content and Sloane Offer.