Dallas, Marshall, Finnegan named for Red and Tan sci-fier
Matt Dallas (“Kyle XY”), Rebecca Marshall (“Saw 3D”) and Barry Finnegan (“How the Make a David Lynch Film”) are toplining indie sci-fier “Life Tracker” from Red and Tan Prods.
Sarju Patel and Debbie Vandermeulen are producing with NBA player Baron Davis and Marshall exec producing. Written and directed by Joe McClean (“How to Make a David Lynch Film”), project has started shooting in Los Angeles.
Story, set in the near future, centers on a new device that’s emerged to detect the time of death of every man’s life through DNA analysis, igniting fear and paranoia throughout the world. The film follows an aspiring filmmaker, portrayed by Finnegan, who chronicles the hysteria and stumbles upon the mystery behind Life Tracker Limited, the company behind the device.
Red and Tan is headed by McClean and Patel, who started working together in 2005. Davis began investing in films in 2004, participating in funding for Element Films’ Louisiana-based LA Squared film fund.