Fox Searchlight’s supernatural horror-thriller Antlers from director Scott Cooper and producer Guillermo del Toro has already added Keri Russell to the cast.
And today we have word via Variety that Jesse Plemons will be joining the cast as well. It is unknown who Plemons will be playing in the film.
The film is written by Nick Antosca and Henry Chaisson based on Antosca’s short story “The Quiet Boy.” Cooper did additional revisions. It’s produced by Del Toro along with David Goyer and Miles Dale. Kevin Turen and Antosca are exec producing.
Antlers follows a teacher (Keri Russell) who takes an interest in a mysterious and withdrawn student. As they become closer, she discovers that the boy is harboring a secret that could have deadly consequences.