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Knight, Browning join Universal’s ‘Mercy’

Horror pic based on story from Stephen King's 'Skeleton Crew'

Shirley Knight and Chris Browning have rounded out the cast of the Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions horror movie “Mercy.”

Dylan McDermott, Frances O’Connor, Chandler Riggs and Joel Courtney currently star, with Peter Cornwell set to direct.

Pic is based on a Stephen King story from his “Skeleton Crew,” with Jason Blum producing alongside McG and Mary Viola from Wonderland Sound and Vision. Matt Greenberg penned the script.

Knight most recently appeared in the film “Our Idiot Brother” and also appears in the TV Land skein “Hot in Cleveland.” Browning had a recurring role on the latest season of “Sons of Anarchy” and was also seen in DreamWorks and Universal’s “Cowboys & Aliens.”

Browning is represented by Don Buchwald/Fortitude, Global Creative and Myman Greenspan Fineman Fox Rosenberg & Light, LLP. Knight is repped by The Luedtke Agency and Michael Einfeld Management.

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