'X-Men' thesp boards Weinstein Co. thriller
Blackburn (“Donkey Punch”) helms, with Anthony Jaswinski penning the script. Production is prepping in New Orleans. “Kristy” follows a girl alone on campus over the Thanksgiving break when a random encounter with a gang of violent outcasts leads them to target her as their next victim. Jamie Patricof and Lynette Howell of Electric City Entertainment are producing along with David Kirschner and Corey Sienega. Till starred in “X-Men: First Class” and recently wrapped on David Hayter’s werewolf thriller “Wolves” and espionage thriller “Paranoia” alongside Liam Hemsworth. He has also filmed “Stoker” for Fox Searchlight. Till is repped by APA and managed by Tom Sullivan.