The first feature film from writer-director Stacey Gregg Here Before is now filming. And today we’ve learned that Mandy and The Grudge star Andrea Riseborough will lead the cast in the film as a bereaved mother who begins to question her reality after new neighbors move in next door.
Deadline also reports that Riseborough joins the cast which includes Jonjo O’Neill (The Fall), Martin McCann (Calibre) and Eileen O’Higgins (Brooklyn).
The psychological thriller is written and directed by Stacey Gregg and produced by Julia Godzinskaya and Sophie Vickers (The Witch). Financed by BBC Films, Pia Pressure, and Northern Ireland Screen, the executive producers are Eva Yates, Pia Getty, James Durrant, and Will Norton.
Eva Yates, Commissioning Executive at BBC Films said, “It’s a testament to Stacey’s immense talent that she has attracted such an exceptional cast to her debut feature. We are thrilled to be working with Stacey and again with Julia and Sophie at Rooks Nest who have assembled such enthusiastic and supportive partners for this very special film.”
Andrew Reid, Head of Production at Northern Ireland Screen, added, “It is great to welcome Stacey home to Northern Ireland to make her first feature film. Stacey is an incredible talent who‘s compelling script has attracted an impressive cast line up. We are thrilled to be involved and wish the entire cast and crew a very successful shoot.”