In New Mexico and looking for your fifteen minutes of fame? Then why not try your hand at becoming a potential victim in Craig Gillespie’s very different take on the Tom Holland classic Fright Night? We got the scoop on how you can make this happen!
According to our friends over at OnLocationVacations.com, Fright Night begins filming next month and, though it will be set in Las Vegas, will be shot in Albuquerque, New Mexico, between 7/26/10 and 10/01/10. Hit up the above link to find out how you can join in on all of the toothy fun!
The new version sticks to the original concept of a teen named Charlie Brewster (Anton Yelchin) who is convinced that his new neighbor is a vampire, though no one will believe him.
Colin Farrell has the plum role of the vampire, named Jerry, who on the surface appears to be a cool guy but is really preying on the neighborhood. Christopher Mintz-Plasse is playing Brewster’s best friend, Evil Ed, “Doctor Who”‘s David Tennant will be playing Peter Vincent, Imogen Poots is popular high school senior Amy, and Toni Collette is Charlie’s mom, who at first disapproves of the new arrival but changes her attitude when she meets the magnetic man and — surprise — doesn’t believe her son when he tries to tell her Jerry is a vampire.
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