Adam Robitel, who is in prep to direct the Blumhouse sequel Insidious 4, has signed with CAA. The writer-director made documentary-style horror feature The Taking Of Deborah Logan, which was produced by Bryan Singer and became to the No. 1 most downloaded film of any genre on Halloween. Robitel and writing partner Gavin Heffernan previously penned Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension for Paramount Pictures and Blumhouse. He and Christopher Landon also recently sold their pitch Liminal to Fox 2000 with Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson producing. Robitel had been with APA and he continues to be repped by Zero Gravity Management.
Jansen Panettiere, the younger brother of Nashville star Hayden Panettiere, has signed with AKA Talent Agency. Now 21, he has been acting for a long while already, with credits including the 2007 Nick TV movie Last Days Of Summer. His upcoming pics include the indies Horse alongside Henry Ian-Cusick, Aaah! Roach! starring Casper Van Dien and Jason Mewes, and the horror pic Eden Falls directed by Victor Miller.