EXCLUSIVE: Scream queens Kiana Madeira (Street of Fear) and Jessica Rothe (Happy death day) star in an action-adventure horror thriller Titanwhich announces from resident Evil producers Constantin Film and JB Pictures, with north.five.six. (formerly Mossbank) launching worldwide sales for this week's EFM.
Mike P. Nelson (V/H/S/85) will direct the film, which he scripts with Alan B. McElroy (Star Trek: Discovery). Discussions with additional casting are ongoing.
Titan is set against the backdrop of the Curuçá River, in Brazil, today. When a team of young doctors embarks on a local humanitarian mission through the Amazon rainforest, it quickly becomes clear that not everyone – or everything – is happy to see them. Their arrival draws the attention of an ancient predator, the “Boiúna”. This ancient killer, dominant on land and water, fights to reclaim the jungle. The fight for survival that ensues blurs the roles of hunter, prey and hero.
The film is a Constantin Film/JB Pictures production, with Robert Kulzer of Constantin Film (resident Evil franchise) and Jeremy Bolt (resident Evil franchise) produced by JB Pictures.
Executive producers are Sam Hall and Michael Rothstein for north.five.six. The latter is the sales company formerly known as Mossbank, but which was renamed last year following new investment.
Mike P. Nelson's credits include V/H/S/85, Wrong turn It is The Domestics. Madeira is best known for Street of Fear trilogy, BrotherO After franchise and Trinkets. Rothe is known for Happy death day films, Boy kills the worldIt is Valley Girl.
Kiana Madeira is represented by Verve, Ambition, Luber Roklin, John Meigs & TFG. Jessica Rothe is repped by United Talent Agency, Brillstein Entertainment Partners and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern. Mike P. Nelson is repped by Brillstein Entertainment Partners, Writ Large and Jackoway et al.