'Paranormal' studio to distribute untitled project
Paramount Insurge has acquired an untitled mystery from director and co-writer William Brent Bell for worldwide distribution.Studio set up Insurge to handle micro-budget features in the wake of the “Paranormal Activity” pics. Producers are Morris Paulson and Matt Peterman, who also co-wrote the original screenplay. Movie doesn’t have a title officially but “The Devil Inside” was used during production. Story centers on a young woman whose mother is accused in the mysterious murders of three religious figures. Executive producers are Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Steven Schneider, who brought the movie to Paramount. Film stars Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth and Suzan Crowley. Bell and Peterman are repped by CAA with management by Generate. The deal was negotiated by CAA and Brian Kavanaugh-Jones of Automatik Entertainment.
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