ShockTillYouDrop.com has learned Wes Bentley, Logan Huffman, Michael Trevino, Connor Paolo and Francesca Eastwood are joining Abigail Breslin and Alexander Ludwig for the upcoming Tyler Shields-directed film Final Girl. ”Final Girl” is a popular term in the genre, representing the final girl standing at the end of a slasher film.
Shooting is expected to begin next month; the film is being pushed at the American Film Market this year.
In addition to scoring this casting news, we have landed updated artwork and an official plot synopsis.
Loner Veronica is new to school, shy and vulnerable the perfect target for a group of teenage boys who lure girls into the woods to hunt and kill them for sport. It’s only after they get her alone that she turns the tables on them, escaping and revealing she’s armed and knows how to defend herself. Little do they know, Veronica is an assassin-in-training, and she’s chosen killing these boys as her final test. When the dust clears, Veronica will find out if she can be the final girl these boys ever have a chance to hurt.
Final Girl is Shields’ directorial debut.