Aaron Ashmore To Thaw Out

“Smallville” and “Veronica Mars” star Aaron Ashmore has joined the indie feature “The Thaw” for Anagram Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.

The thriller follows an Arctic research team attacked by a killer parasite released by melting polar ice caps.

Ashmore will play a college student in the besieged crew. Martha MacIsaac and Val Kilmer also star in the Michael and Mark A. Lewis-penned script.

Mark A. Lewis directs the film which begins shooting in Vancouver on Monday.