Anchor Bay takes Biehn thriller

Will release 'The Victim' in U.S.

Anchor Bay Films has snagged North American rights to suspense thriller “The Victim,” starring Michael Biehn, Jennifer Blanc, Ryan Honey, Denny Kirkwood, Tanya Newbould and Danielle Harris.

Deal was announced Friday by Anchor Bay Entertainment president Bill Clark.

Actor Biehn made his directorial debut on the pic from his own script. Story centers on a woman who witnesses a violent act at the hands of two sheriff’s deputies, flees from attackers and stumbles across a recluse living in the middle of the woods — which throws his solitary life into chaos.

“The Victim” was produced by Jennifer Blanc-Biehn, Lorna Paul and Travis Romero of Blanc/Biehn Prods. in association with Pegasus Prods. Exec producers are Brock Morse, Morgan Johnson and Ryan Honey of the Mud Show.

Stevan Mena and Vincent Butta of Crimson Films will be handling the theatrical release. “The Victim” is the third project Crimson Films and Anchor Bay Films have worked on together.

Hogan Entertainment and Pegasus will be handling the college tour of the film.

Deal was brokered by Kevin Kasha on behalf of Anchor Bay Films, with Preferred Content working on behalf of the filmmakers.

Filed Under:

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:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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

Loading