Five Set As The Teens Of “Scary Stories”

Five Set As The Teens Of Scary Stories

Austin Abrams (“The Americans”), Michael Garza (“Wayward Pines”), Gabriel Rush (“Moonrise Kingdom”), Austin Zajur (“Kidding”) and Natalie Ganzhorn (“Wet Bum”) have all joined the cast of “Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark” for CBS Films and eOne.

Guillermo del Toro is producing this adaptation of Alvin Schwartz’s YA novel series with the new faces joining Zoe Colletti in the production which commences filming this week.

The story deals with how a series of horrific deaths have impacted a small town, with a group of teens being the only ones who can solve them. Andre Ovredal helms the film and aims to craft as scary a film as he can make he says in a statement.

Kevin Hageman and Dan Hageman co-wrote the screenplay with del Toro, Patrick Melton & Marcus Dunstan. del Toro, Sean Daniel, Jason Brown, J. Miles Dale and Elizabeth Grave produce.

Source: Deadline