Final Girl-Series in the Making

19. 9. 2013, Renington Steele, 0 Kommentare

ABC Family plant eine Serie um „Final Girls“, die Hauptrolle soll die Ur-Scream-Queen Jamie Lee Curtis spielen. Die planen zunächst einen Piloten, in dem Jamie eine Reihe Damen um sich schart, die allesamt Serienkiller und fiese Monster überlebt haben. Das Script kommt vom Regisseur von Halloween:H20, Friday 13th II und III. Bitte, bitte lieber Jason im See, mach‘ dass das wahr und erfolgreich wird. Großartige Idee!

ABC Family has closed a deal for a high-profile horror spec script by writer Jeff Dixon, which has Jamie Lee Curtis attached to star and Steve Miner to direct and executive produce if the project goes to pilot. That would mark a reunion and return to the horror genre for the Halloween H2O star Curtis and its director Miner. While there is no green light yet for the project, I hear it is being put on a fast track.

Titled The Final Girls, the drama revolves around a group of girls who have, in essence, survived their own personal horror stories and are brought together by a mysterious older woman (Curtis) to channel the stress and scars of their experience for some greater good. Horror launched Curtis’ feature career with the Halloween movies, starting with the original 1978 franchise-starter Halloween. Miner also helmed the second and third installment of another popular horror movie franchise, Friday The 13.

ABC Family Preps Horror Drama With Jamie Lee Curtis Attached To Star, Steve Miner To Helm