Malin Akerman (Watchmen) and Taissa Farmiga (American Horror Story) are set to star in Groundswell Productions’ horror comedy The Final Girls.
Described as a mix between Back to the Future and Friday the 13th, the story is as follows: “The grieving daughter of a 1980s scream queen finds herself trapped in her mother’s most famous film. The women are reunited and must fight off the film’s maniacal killer before the daughter can return to her life.” According to Screen Daily, Akerman and Farmiga are set to play the mother and daughter, respectively,
Todd Strauss-Schulson (A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas) will direct and M. A. Fortin and Joshua John Miller co-wrote the screenplay, with Michael London and Janice Williams producing.
Production is due to commence in April 2014.