Woodard Joins “Turn of the Screw” Adaptation

Alfre Woodard has signed on to star in “28 Weeks Later” director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo’s ghost tale “Haunted” at DreamWorks Pictures.

The story is based on Henry James’ novella “Turn of the Screw” and centers on a young woman who starts to work at a wealthy estate that she soon realizes is haunted.

She believes that the children may be possessed and begins to fear for her life. Woodard will play a woman who works at the mansion.

Chad Hayes & Carey Hayes penned the script while Scott Bernstein, Roy Lee and John Middleton are producing. Woodard will next be ween in “Marvel’s Luke Cage” series and recently played a small but crucial role in May’s “Captain America: Civil War”.

Source: Heat Vision