You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

XLrator Media Pencils In a Fall Theatrical Release for ‘The Scribbler’

Katie Cassidy, Michelle Trachtenberg, Eliza Dushku and Gina Gershon are among the cast of the sci-fi action-thriller

XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall.

Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), Michael Imperioli (“The Sopranos”) and Bill Campbell (“The Killing”). John Suits directs the pic penned by Daniel Schaffer, who also wrote and illustrated the 2006 graphic novel that inspired the film.

Storyline centers on a mentally ill woman who aims to destroy her multiple personalities with an experimental new machine — until she begins to wonder if she herself if one of the undesirable personalities to be erased.

“The Scribbler” is from New Artists Alliance, the production company also behind recent titles “Bad Milo” and “Cheap Thrills.” NAA’s Gabriel Cowan and NightSky Prods.’ Ken F. Levin produce with exec producer Kerry Johnson, plus Dallas Sonnier and Jack Heller of Caliber Media.

Distribution deal was pacted by XLrator Media’s Barry Gordon and Mike Radiloff with Traction Media, repping the filmmakers.

Exact fall release date has yet to be set.

More Film

  • Cast of 'La Quietud'

    Pablo Trapero, Martina Gusmán, Bérénice Bejo, Wild Bunch Team for ‘La Quietud’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    China Box Office: 'Kingsman' Dominates With $39 Million Opening

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' Tops International Box Office With China Debut

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

  • Bria Vinaite is 'The Florida Project's'

    Why Bria Vinaite, as a Loving Mother From Hell, Is the 'The Florida Project's' Not-So-Secret Weapon

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

  • James Toback sexual harassment

    Dozens of Women Accuse Director James Toback of Sexual Harassment

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

  • Robert Hawkins, Variety Rome Correspondent, Dies

    Bob Hawkins, Longtime Variety Journalist in Italy, Dies at 93

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

  • Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

    Box Office: Tyler Perry's 'Boo 2!' Tops Downbeat Weekend With $21.7 Million

    XLrator  Media has picked up North American rights to “The Scribbler,” a sci-fi actioner starring a number of familiar TV faces and gearing up for a theatrical run in the fall. Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”) toplines a cast that also includes Michelle Trachtenberg (“Gossip Girl”), Eliza Dushku (“Dollhouse”), Gina Gershon, Sasha Grey, Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”), […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content