Spanish helmer Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (“28 Weeks Later”) has signed on to direct and Clive Owen will topline the English-language horror-thriller “Intruders” for Antena 3 and Universal Pictures International.
Based on a script by Jaime Marques and Nico Casariego, story centers on an 11-year-old girl who is forced to confront childhood demons.
European star Daniel Brühl has also boarded the film, which will begin lensing in June in London and Madrid.
Enrique López Lavigne, longtime producing partner to Fresnadillo, is producing through his Madrid-based Apaches Entertainment. Apache’s Belen Atienza will also produce. Universal will be distribute internationally.