EXCLUSIVE: Diary of a Wimpy Kid star Zachary Gordon, Niki Koss from Freeform’s Famous in Love, and Olivia Sui have been tapped to topline the indie horror thriller, Dreamcatcher, alongside Elizabeth Posey (Gully), Emrhys Cooper (Mamma Mia!) Blaine Kern III (Happy Death Day), and Travis Burns (Neighbours).
Jacob Johnston wrote the script and will helm the film as his first directorial feature. It’s an ensemble piece that follows a group who plan to avenge the mysterious death of their friend at a Music Festival, only to end up stalked by the same assailant.
Filming will commence this month in Los Angeles. Krystal Vayda and Brandon Vayda are producing via their newly launched Quarzo Studios, which will focus on new adult and young adult projects. Jacques Kurdian is also producing the project, while Jaime Gallagher and Kristifor Cvijetic serve as co-producers.
Gordon is repped by Abrams Artists; Koss by Abrams Artists and McKeon/MyonesBurns; Sui by Abrams Artists and Management 360; Posey by AKA Talent and The Green Room; Cooper by Headline Talent and JWS Entertainment; Kern by Luber Roklin and Abrams Artists; Burns by Innovative Artists and Tanguay Talent and Entertainment.