Entertainment One has acquired North American distribution rights to comedy-horror film “Knights of Badassdom,” starring “Game of Thrones” actor Peter Dinklage, “True Blood” thesp Ryan Kwanten, Steve Zahn and Summer Glau.
The film will be distributed in the U.S. day and date in theaters and via VOD.
The film was produced by IndieVest Pictures’ Mark Burton and Matt Wall, and by Kevin Dreyfuss. Daniel J. Heffner, Ketura Krestin, Rizwan Virk, Rich Cowan and Mike Elizalde exece produced.
“Knights of Badassdom” is directed by Joe Lynch from a script by Dreyfuss and Wall. Story centers on live-action role players mistakenly conjuring up a demon from hell.
Dinklage is also in the upcoming “X-Men: Days of Future Past.”
Deal was negotiated on behalf of IndieVest Pictures by Wade Bradley and for eOne by Sejin Croninger.