EXCLUSIVE: Jake McLaughlin (Quantico), Theo Rossi (Sons of Anarchy), Miki Ishikawa (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier) and Arielle Kebbel (9-1-1) will lead the cast of the sci-fi thriller Site, which Jason Eric Perlman (Threshold) is directing for the newly-formed shingle Entelekey Media, from his authentic script.
The movie presently in manufacturing in North Carolina facilities on Neil Bardo (McLaughlin), a industrial actual property inspector and dedicated household man who unintentionally injures his solely son. To maintain his marriage to Elena (Kebbel) intact whereas going through crushing medical prices, Neil begs for extra shifts from his mercenary boss, Garrison (Rossi). While inspecting an deserted authorities facility, he’s confronted by nightmarish visions that now start infiltrating his waking life. Desperate for solutions, Neil enlists the assistance of ex-girlfriend turned journalist Naomi (Ishikawa). And collectively they unravel the thriller of the covert authorities web site and its soul-bending experiments.
Site‘s producers are Kelly Hayes and Benjamin Cooke. Yvonne Supangkat is exec producing the pic for Entelekey Media.
“For all its mind-bending ambition, I believe Site is a film uniquely suited to our moment,” mentioned Perlman. “We’ve never experienced a greater awareness of our global interconnectedness, nor our collective crises–and Site really aims to look at the metaphysics of that collision. We couldn’t be more gratified by attracting this caliber of cast!”
McLaughlin starred in hit drama sequence Quantico, which aired for 3 seasons on ABC, and previous to that, in NBC’s Believe. His movie work consists of Oliver Stone’s Savages, the Warner Independent crime drama In the Valley of Elah, and Gavin O’Connor’s Warrior. He can presently be seen within the Apple TV+ restricted sequence Black Bird with Paul Walter Hauser and Taron Egerton.
Rossi is greatest recognized for his turns because the menacing Hernan ‘Shades’ Alvarez in Marvel’s Luke Cage, as hacker and intelligence officer Juan Carlos ‘Juice’ Ortiz in FX’s Sons of Anarchy, and as an infection analysis officer Burt Cummings in Zack Snyder’s zombie heist pic Army of the Dead. He will subsequent be seen starring alongside Aubrey Plaza within the thriller Emily the Criminal, which is slated for launch by Roadside Attractions and Vertical Entertainment on August 12, after being snapped up in a bidding conflict on the 2022 Sundance Film Festival.
Ishikawa lately recurred on Marvel’s The Falcon and the Winter Soldier for Disney+. She was additionally notably a sequence common on AMC’s critically acclaimed drama sequence The Terror, developed by David Kajganich.
Kebbel lately appeared in a significant recurring position on the hit Fox sequence 9-1-1 and may also be seen within the third and fourth chapter within the After movie sequence: After We Fell (which is presently accessible for streaming on Netflix) and After Ever for director Castille London. The actress performed the lead position of Amelia in NBC’s Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector and likewise beforehand starred in NBC’s Midnight, Texas, amongst different sequence.
Perlman is an award-winning writer-director who made his function directorial debut with the horror-thriller Threshold, which was launched by Archstone in 2019. The movie was awarded Best Horror on the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival, gained laurels for Best Feature Film at FirstGlance Philadelphia, and is now accessible on all digital platforms. Also arising for the director is a restricted sequence titled Smogtown, which he was tapped to write down.
McLaughlin and Rossi are represented by Paradigm and Entertainment 360. Ishikawa is repped by Global Artists Agency, Abrams Entertainment and Ginsburg Daniels Kallis; Kebbel by Gersh, Untitled Entertainment and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller; and Perlman is represented by RMSG Law.