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‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Producers Developing Horror Film

Red Granite Pictures (“The Wolf of Wall Street”) is developing an untitled psychological horror film based on an idea from co-topper Joey McFarland, Variety has learned exclusively.

The film is centered around a young medical technician as he begins to experience disturbing and unexplainable events while treating a mysterious female patient who suffers from night terrors.

Red Granite’s co-founders and co-chairmen Riza Aziz and Joey McFarland are producers. Seth W. Owen, who wrote the comedy “The Runaround,” will be writing the script.

“The Runaround” stars Emile Hirsch, J. K. Simmons and Kristen Schaal and was shot this summer in Los Angeles.

Red Granite produced “Friends with Kids,” “The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Dumb and Dumber To,” “Horns” and the upcoming comedy “Daddy’s Home,” starring Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg. Its development slate includes Western “The Brigands of Rattleborge” and George Washington biopic “The General.”

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