More casting news out of The 4th Reich camp today! Yet another well known actor will be lending his talents to this historic monster mash!
Jason Flemyng (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Stardust, Mirrors, “Primeval”) has been confirmed to play Corporal Callow in this upcoming Nazi undead fest.
Also joining him will be young Scottish actor Martin Compston, who played alongside Shia LaBeouf and Robert Downey, Jr., in 2006’s A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints and just recently The Disappearance of Alice Creed and The Damned United. He will be playing Private Newman.
June 1944, after the glorious victory on D-day, the armies of the combined allied forces begin their long push to Berlin with the aim of bringing down Hitler and the despised Nazi regime of the Third Reich. But buried deep in secret files is the chilling reality of Hitler’s plan to create an eternal living hell, The 4th Reich.
Dr. Joseph Mengele, Hitler’s chief scientist, was charged with creating a new super army of invincible soldiers. A force that would never be beaten. His experiments and research at the death camps of Auschwitz, Belsen, and Birkenau would create unspeakable evil.
A small brigade of soldiers from 3rd Infantry Division under the command of the battle-hardened Captain Bathurst embark on an ever-darkening quest to liberate Europe. Fighting their way through the French countryside, villages, and war-ravaged towns. Each step discovering progressively strange battles and events until they reach an abandoned research facility where the true horror begins…
Shaun Robert Smith burst upon the scene with his award-winning 2007 short film The Soldier, which you can dig on by clicking here. It’s gonna be really interesting to see what Smith can accomplish with a heartier budget. Visit the official 4th Reich website, and keep it locked on Dread for more on this one really soon.
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