Sean Astin, Brando Eaton and Ben Hollingsworth will star in Indomina’s “Cabin Fever: Patient Zero,” with Kaare Andrews directing.
Shooting will start Aug. 13 in the Dominican Republic, where Indomina has some of its operations. It also plans to shoot “Cabin Fever: Outbreak” in the country.
Original “Cabin Fever” producer Evan Astrowsky and his Hypotenuse Pictures is producing “Patient Zero” with Indomina. Jake Wade Wall (“The Hitcher,” “When a Stranger Calls”) wrote the “Patient Zero” screenplay.
Story centers on a bachelor party cruise in the Caribbean that unexpectedly runs ashore on a medical research island, where a deadly virus is unleashed.
Andrews is a writer and artist who worked on Marvel Comics’ “The Incredible Hulk,” “Ultimate X-Men” and “Spider-Man: Reign.” He made his feature directing debut with the supernatural horror movie “Altitude” and is in post on “V Is for Vagitus” as part of the “ABCs of Death” horror anthology.
Upcoming productions from Indomina include a live-action “Afro Samurai” with Samuel L. Jackson. Recent acquisitions for Indomina’s releasing division include the French drama “Holy Motors,” “Flying Swords of Dragon Gate” and Ice-T’s performance movie “Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap.”