Thesps set to make ‘Killing’

Dimension pic adds cast members

Jeffrey Tambor, Barry Watson, Michael McKean, Lesley Ann Warren, Molly Ringwald and Vivica A. Fox have joined the cast of Dimension Films’ schoolhouse thriller “Killing Mrs. Tingle.”

Pic, which marks the directorial debut of Kevin Williamson, begins lensing this month.

The other previously announced cast members are Helen Mirren, Katie Holmes, Marisa Coughlan and Liz Stauber.

Williamson wrote the screenplay for the film, which is being produced by Cathy Konrad.

Williamson’s writing credits include “Scream” and “Scream 2.” Konrad has produced “Scream” and “Cop Land.”

Dimension prexy Cary Granat, Miramax VP of business affairs and legal affairs Cary Meadow and Miramax VP for creative affairs and casting Amy Slotnick negotiated for Dimension, a division of Miramax.