EXCLUSIVE: Annaleigh Ashford is about to co-star reverse Sarah Paulson in Searchlight Pictures’ upcoming horror mystery Dust. Will Joines and Karrie Crouse are directing the pic, which used to be penned by way of Crouse. The movie will circulation on Disney’s DTC platforms as a Hulu Original within the U.S., with further unlock plans to be introduced. Principal pictures is about to begin overdue August. Paulson may be exec generating.
The movie follows a lady who’s trapped by way of increasingly more perilous mud storms and is haunted by way of her previous encounters with a threatening presence and takes ordinary measures to give protection to her circle of relatives.
Alix Madigan and Lucas Joaquin are generating, SVP, Acquisitions & Production Chan Phung, Director of Development Zahra Phillips and Creative Affairs Manager Daejione Jones are overseeing for Searchlight Pictures, reporting to Heads of Production and Development DanTram Nguyen and Katie Goodson-Thomas.
Best identified for her starring function within the CBS sitcom, B Positive, Ashford lately gained rave critiques for her starring function in Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story: Impeachment, the 3rd season of Murphy’s anthology true crime tv collection additionally starring Paulson. A Tony Award-winning actor, Ashford will subsequent be noticed starring reverse Kumail Nanjiani within the Hulu restricted collection Welcome to Chippendales from author Robert Siegel. Other credit come with Masters of Sex and Bad Education.
She is repped by way of CAA and Beth Rosner Management, Schreck Rose Dapello Adams Berlin & Dunham LLP.