Los Angeles, CA, May 22, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Ken Kirzinger (Frieddy vs. Jason) has been cast in the role of Digits with Brad Loree (Halloween: Resurrection) in the role of 3Eyes. Also cast are genre veterans Lochlyn Munro (Freddy vs. Jason) and Emilie Ullerup (Sanctuary, A Little Bit Zombie) alongside Disney’s Calum Worthy (Austin and Ally and Daydream Nation), Sarah Lind (Severed), Zack Peledeau (Crisis Point) and Alexander Calvert (Lost Boys: The Tribe).
Blackburn is set in a small Alaskan ghost-town with a horrifying history. A forest fire and rockslide trap five bickering college friends overnight. Seeking refuge inside the abandoned Blackburn Mine they must band together as they are mysteriously slaughtered one-by-one.
Directed by Lauro Chartrand (Born to Raise Hell), and written by Nastasha Baron (Kingdoms of Grace), production begins on June 2nd.
“Blackburn has one of the strongest casts and crews I’ve ever seen,” said director Lauro Chartrand, “and I’ve worked on dozens and dozens of productions over the past 25 years. I am very excited to be directing such top talent and working with such a passionate crew.”
Producer W. Corr Pearce said: “With the completion of casting the film, Blackburn now moves out of pre-production and into principal photography on June 2nd. We’re thrilled by the early response to Nastasha’s script and we’ve assembled an incredible cast to bring this story to life.”
Blackburn cast and crew:
Director - Lauro Chartrand
Writer - Nastasha Baron
Producers - Nastasha Baron, W. Corr Pearce, John Sereda
Cinematographer - Brendan Uegama
Editor - Arlein Perez Garcia
Casting Director - Paul Ruddy
Production Designer - Paul McCulloch
Lochlyn Munro –Rob
Calum Worthy – Ryan
Emilie Ullerup – Chelsea
Sarah Lind – Jade
Ken Kirzinger – Digits
Brad Loree – 3Eyes
Zack Peladeau – Shaun
Alexander Calvert – Luke
Brandi Alexander – Barb
Jacqueline Robbins – Ivy
Joyce Robbins – Iris
Maja Stace-Smith – Mary
Sean Millington – Firefighter
Blackburn is represented internationally by Raven Banner Entertainment, www.ravenbanner.ca
Blackburn the movie joins the Blackburn mobile game app based on the same story and characters, including the original concept art for the movie. The Blackburn mobile game app is now available on iTunes App Store©, Google Play© and the Amazon Apps©.
3B Entertainment is based in Vancouver BC. and manages feature film, mobile media and TV projects from development and financing through production and sales. In addition to Blackburn, 3B has three feature films and two TV properties in development.
The company’s website is www.3branes.com.
3B press contact information:
W. Corr Pearce
+1 604 273 1105 Van
+1 323 366 9514 LA