Stan joins Greene in ‘Apparition’

'Gossip Girl' thesp to star in Dark Castle pic

Sebastian Stan (“Gossip Girl”) is heading for a haunting, opposite “Twilight” thesp Ashley Greene in “The Apparition” for Joel Silver’s Dark Castle genre label.

Story, inspired by true events, centers on a young couple haunted by a supernatural presence unleashed during a college experiment. Stan’s portraying a post grad trying to figure out his life.

Start date for production is Feb. 1 in Berlin, followed by Los Angeles in March. Silver’s producing with Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman while Steve Richards, Sue Baden Powell and Daniel Alter are exec producing.

Todd Lincoln is writing and will direct “Apparition,” originally developed by Lincoln, Silver Pictures/Dark Castle exec Heineman and Alter. It was also one of the first projects that Warner-based Dark Castle has picked up since former Rogue Pictures prexy Rona was tapped prexy of Silver Pictures and co-prexy of the genre label in late 2008.

Stan’s credits include the upcoming “Hot Tub Time Marchine” and “Black Swan.”

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety