Actor Lewis Pullman will function within the lead position in Salem’s Lot, the upcoming adaptation of Stephen King’s 1975 novel of the identical title. The undertaking comes from New Line Cinema and has Gary Dauberman connected to it as the author and director, in response to The Hollywood Reporter.
Dauberman is not any stranger to the world of King’s novels as he beforehand penned the Warner Bros’ It collection, tailored from the creator’s 1986 novel. In Salem’s Lot, Pullman, son of Hollywood veteran Invoice Pullman, will star as creator Ben Mears, a person who returns to his childhood residence of Jerusalem’s Lot seeking inspiration for his subsequent ebook.
He discovers that his hometown is being preyed upon by a vampire, main him to band collectively a ragtag group that can combat the evil presence. James Wan will probably be producing the movie together with his Atomic Monster companions Michael Clear and Judson Scott.
Vertigo Leisure’s Roy Lee and Mark are additionally backing the undertaking. Michael Bederman, Judson Scott and Andrew Childs will function govt producers together with Dauberman.
Pullman made his function performing debut reverse his father Invoice Pullman in Western The Ballad of Lefty Brown in 2017. Since then, he has starred in motion pictures reminiscent of Dangerous Occasions on the El Royale, The Strangers: Prey at Evening and George Clooney’s mini-series, Catch-22.