Vanessa Hudgens to Star in Sony’s Horror Comedy Film ‘Kitchen Sink’
Aside from her “Grease” and “The Great Migration” projects, “Spring Breakers” star Vanessa Hudgens also plays a role in the upcoming horror comedy film “Kitchen Sink”. The movie was set for release in theaters on Sept. 4, 2015. Hudgens will be joined by “Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll” actor Denis Leary. Now this is comedy and sex appeal combined — a good element in a horror comedy film. Read on to know more about this scoop.
This “Zombieland”-ish Matthew Tolmach-produced flick was based on the 2010 Black List Topper script written by Oren Uziel, the man behind “Men in Black 4” and “Mortal Kombat: Rebirth” screenplays. Uziel has also been busy with the script he wrote for the new drama film “Devil and the Deep Blue Sea” starring “If I Stay” actress Chloe Grace Moretz.
The Hollywood Reporter mentioned that Jonah Hill has been considered to direct the film, but the seat was given to “Natural Selection” director Robbie Pickering. Aside from Hudgens and Leary, the cast includes Nicholas Braun from “The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” “Awful Nice” actor Josh Fadem, Mackenzie Davis from “Smashed” and Chris Zylka from “The Amazing Spider-Man.” Also included in the cast are Ed Westwick from Gossip Girl,” “Working Girl” actress Joan Cusack, Bob Odenkirk from “Breaking Bad” and comedians Ian Roberts, Keegan-Michael Key and Patton Oswalt. Filming started on Aug. 15, 2013 with shots at Van Nuys High School, Santa Clarita, and the Temple City in LA. Teaser-Trailer.com shared some pictures of the movie set. View them here.
“Kitchen Sink” tells the story of a teenage vampire who forms an alliance with humans and zombies to fight off the aliens who are planning to invade their town, Dillford. Things got messed up and the humans, zombies and vampires were at war. It’s up to the teen protagonists to look for ways to put back harmony in Dillford again.
With the humans, zombies, vampires and aliens clash, which side are you on? This movie is something to look forward to if you are into gore, comedy and adventure. For more updates on upcoming films, follow Movie News Guide (MNG).
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