EXCLUSIVE: Katee Sackhoff, here at Toronto starring in the Mike Flanagan-directed Midnight Madness Section pic Oculus, has signed on to Flanagan’s next film, Somnia. That pic begins production later this fall, with Focus Features International handling international sales on the psychological horror film scripted by Flanagan and Jeff Howard. Trevor Macy is producing through Intrepid Pictures banner with William D. Johnson and Sam Englebardt of Demarest Films. Demarest will co-finance with MICA Entertainment. Mali Elfman is exec producer.

Somnia is described as a haunting, emotionally absorbing horror film about an orphaned child whose dreams — and nightmares — manifest physically as he sleeps. The film explores the enduring bonds between parent and child and is punctuated by sequences of intense, visceral terror that only a child’s imagination could conjure. APA and Affirmative Entertainment rep the director and scribe.

Sackhoff also stars with Vin Diesel in the weekend’s top grossing film Riddick. She is managed by Bleu’s Leland LaBarre.

Uber Critic
12 months
This woman is a star!!!!
John Whorfin
12 months
Apparently she's in talks with Marvel for something - hopefully Captain Marvel, which would be brilliant casting.
cadavra
12 months
I can just see the marquees now: KATEE SACKHOFF IN SOMNIA. :-)