We have some casting news about the upcoming horror-action-comedy film, THE CREEPS. Hollywood Legend Christopher Lambert (Highlander, Greystoke, Mortal Kombat) has been cast in a key role in the film. He will join already cast Chris Cavalier (Hidden Figures) and the rest of the international cast. Get more film details below.
From The Press Release
INTERNATIONAL HORROR-ACTION-COMEDY MOVIE STARTS FILMING AT VUOKATTI, FINLAND – HOLLYWOOD LEGEND CHRISTOPHER LAMBERT PLAYING A KEY ROLE!
Action-horror-comedy feature film THE CREEPS, produced by Black Lion Pictures and Frozen Flame Pictures starts filming in March, at Kajawood, Vuokatti and locations in Jyväskylä.
The stars of this international movie include the likes of
Hollywood- legend Christopher Lambert (Highlander, Greystoke, Mortal Kombat, Hail, Caesar!, Blacklist, and NCIS Los Angeles), Chris Cavalier (Hidden Figures, Teenage Bounty Hunters, and The Best of Enemies). “Finnish blood is brought into the mix by Iiro Panula (Teit meistä kauniin, Sorjonen, Veljeni vartija and Valmentaja), among others”. The movie is s cripted and directed by MarkoMäkilaakso (Sorjonen, War of the Dead, It Cape from the Desert) and produced by Miika J. Norvanto and Timo Puustinen (Rendel -movies).
In the film, two young Americans prepare for the celebration of Monsterfest,
an event in the skiing center of Vuokatti, but the party is soon interrupted when the Creeps; small but lethal, take over the event. Inspired by 80-90’s classics like Gremlins, Critters, Highlander, and American Pie. The Creeps bring in Nordic style to the subgenre. The creatures are designed by Disney- veteran Barry Atkinson (The Lion King, Heavy Metal, Pocahontas, An American Tail, The Land before time).
Hollywood- star Christopher Lambert carries out one of the most important roles in the movie which is currently being prepared at Kajawood. The complete cast will be forthcoming.
The film will aim for a premiere December 2021 in Finland. It is also set for
“We are extremely happy and excited that we get to produce The Creeps with Mäkilaakso. We have been planning a film together for a long time, and now we can finally get to work on it. Of course, having Christopher Lambert with us is a dream come true in so many ways. This is an awesome start for Kajawood and it’s international productions still to come”, producer Miika J. Norvanto states.
“We finally get to carry out this genre I love, and which I miss from my childhood. 1980-90’s nostalgia, action, comedy, and innocence. Pure unexcused entertainment”, producer Timo Puustinen tells.
“The Creeps will be a very entertaining, popcorn-flick for a large audience, and it is insanely great that Christopher, Chris, and other actors are in this fun adventure”, director-screenwriter Marko Mäkilaakso tells.
Information on Kajawood: www.kajawood.com
Information on the director: www.makilaakso.com