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Nerdist Launching Sci-Fi Thriller ‘The Hive’ in One-Night Event

Sci-fi thriller “The Hive,” Nerdist Industries’ first feature film, will screen Monday at 500 U.S. theaters in a one-night showing through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network.

The Hive,” directed by David Yarovesky, stars Gabriel Basso (“Kings of Summer”), Kathryn Prescott (MTV’s “Finding Carter”), Jacob Zachar (“Greek”) and Gabrielle Walsh (“Vampire Diaries”). It premiered at Fantastic Fest a year ago and is being distributed digitally this fall by Nerdist.

Cary Granat  (“Scream”) is producing along with Nerdist and musician/producer Steve Aoki is executive producing. Yarovesky directed from a script he wrote with Steve Honley in which a plane crash near a summer camp unleashes a mysterious plague, putting all campers in danger.

Fathom Events CEO John Rubey said, “Nerdist has created something truly innovative with this production. We are pleased to be a part of bringing Nerdist Industries’ first feature to the nation on the big screen.”

Nerdist is the digital division of Legendary Pictures.

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