Jessica Lucas and Elizabeth Blackmore to Become Possessed by the Evil Dead

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And more lovely ladies have signed up to be turned into horrid looking possessed she-bitches in the upcoming remake of the Sam Raimi classic Evil Dead! Read on for details!

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jessica Lucas (left), who was one of the stars of The CW’s “Melrose Place”, is in talks to join the production being made by FilmDistrict and Ghost House while relative newcomer Elizabeth Blackmore (right) is already set for a role in the horror movie.

Fede Alvarez is in the director’s seat for the remake, which sees five friends hole up in a cabin in a woods as one of them tries to undergo a drug withdrawal. Unfortunately, they discover a Book of the Dead and unleash demons.

Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, and Lou Taylor Pucci are also on board.

If signed, Lucas will play the best friend of the girl going through withdrawal (Levy) who is also a nurse. Blackmore is playing the fiancée of Fernandez and new to the group.

Production is due to start this April in New Zealand.

Jessica Lucas and Elizabeth Blackmore to Become Possessed by the Evil Dead

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  • MonsterMash

    Ugh…. Why is this being made again? I think it’s because Sam and Bruce don’t know the differnece between evil dead 4 and remake. This franchise should have died off after Army of Darkness. Call the new one Cabin in the Woods 2.