Demian Bichir has joined the cast of “The Nun,” the next spin-off from “The Conjuring” series at New Line Cinema.
Bichir will play a priest named Father Burke who is sent from Rome to help figure our the mysterious death of a nun.
The monstrous nun, revealed to be the demon Valak The Maquis of Snakes, served as the antagonist of “The Conjuring 2” and was a creation of the film’s director James Wan during reshoots of the film.
Wan and Gary Dauberman co-wrote the script and both Wan and Peter Safran will produce. Corin Hardy will direct the film which will shoot this Summer in Romania and expected to open July 13th 2018.
Source: Heat Vision