Here’s hoping that Brandon Cronenberg is a chip off of the old and extremely disturbing block as the young man is gearing up to direct a bizarre celebrity thriller called Antiviral. Read on for details!
According to Variety Rhombus Media has set up the thriller Antiviral, tapping Caleb Landry Jones to star. Cronenberg (pictured right) is on board to direct from a script he penned.
The story revolves around a salesman (Jones) for a clinic that replicates celebrity diseases for public consumption. He becomes obsessed with a celebrity and injects himself with her disease, then must figure out how to cure it before time runs out.
Niv Fichman is producing through Rhombus Media. Lensing will begin this month in Toronto. More on this one soon!
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