Reuters reports that Guy Pearce is in negotiations to join Katie Holmes in DON’T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK, a film based on a 1973 TV Horror film. The remake is scripted by Guillermo Del Toro and Matthew Robbins.
Also joining Pearce and Holmes will be Bailee Madison (BRIDGE TO TARABITHIA). Madison will play a young girl who discovers demonic creatures living under the stairs in her family’s home.
Troy Nixey will be directing the script by Del Toro and Robbins.