EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Simpkins (Revolutionary Road, Fear Street trilogy, Brigsby Bear) and actress and Grammy-nominated musician Chloe Bailey (Grown-ish, Meet the Browns) are the latest addition to Miramax’s supernatural thriller The Georgetown Project. The pair will join Academy Award-winning actor, Russell Crowe in the film and written and directed by Joshua John Miller and M.A. Fortin (Final Girls, Queen of the South). Production for the film is currently underway in Wilmington N.C.
Specific details about the film are being kept under wraps, but Simpkins is set to play Lee Miller, daughter of Anthony Miller (Crowe), a troubled actor who begins to unravel while filming a supernatural horror movie. Bailey will play Blake Holloway, an actress cast alongside Miller in this sinister tale.
Kevin Williamson is producing through his Outerbanks banner, along with Head of Production, Ben Fast. Bill Block produces for Miramax.
Simpkins is repped by Thruline and Jackoway Tyerman Wetheimer Austen Mandelbaum Morris & Klein. Bailey, and Fortin & Miller are repped by CAA. Crowe and Williamson are repped by WME. Thom Zadra negotiated deal on behalf of Miramax.