Isabelle Fuhrman sent shivers down are spines with a great performance in the creepy horror Orphan, and has since appeared in The Hunger Games as Clove. Now she has been cast in Tod Williams’ adaptation of Stephen King’s The Cell, and she will be joining the already cast John Cusack and Samuel L. Jackson.
The Cell is currently filming.
Paranormal Activity 2 helmer Tod Williams is directing a script by King and Adam Alleca, the latter of whom scripted Last House On The Left.
Richard Saperstein (THE TOXIC AVENGER, HANCOCK, SE7EN) and Michael Benaroya (LAWLESS, MARGIN CALL) are producing along with The Genre Company’s Brian Witten and Shara Kay. Marina Grasic and Jan Korbelin of Cargo Entertainment will executive produce.
When a powerful signal is broadcast across mobile networks worldwide, cell phone users’ minds are instantly and dangerously re-programmed. Heading north through New England in search of his wife and son, Clay Riddell (Cusack) is joined by a group of survivors hoping to fend off the bloodthirsty and hyper-connected “phoners.”