Ethan Hawke pic is first under deal with Blumhouse, Platinum Dunes
Universal Pictures is set to produce Blumhouse Prods. and Platinum Dunes’ “Vigilandia,” the first feature that the studio will produce under its first-look deal with Blumhouse.The film will star Ethan Hawke, and James DeMonaco will direct from a script he penned. Plot details are being kept under wraps. Jason Blum, Michael Bay, Brad Fuller and Andrew Form will produce through Blumhouse and Platinum Dunes along with Why Not Prods. Sebastien Lemercier will exec produce. Filming is set to start Feb. 13. Universal’s first-look deal with Blumhouse was set up back in June to produce low-budget genre films.