Thursday, November 03, 2011
uwantme2killhim? Gets New Cast As Cameras Roll
Due to a delay, there's been a cast shake up for the thriller "uwantme2killhim? says Screen Daily
The film is based on true events and follows 16-year-old Mark who meets local girl Rachel on the Net, and begins an intense online relationship. He quickly finds that he’s smitten , that he’ll do anything for her, even befriend her awkward, loner brother, John. When Rachel, who is trapped by a possessive boyfriend, is murdered, Mark and John make plans to avenge her death. Their actions draw the attention of a secret government department as they unwittingly stumble upon an ongoing operation. Soon Mark is recruited to commit a crime that made British legal history.
Back in May, Olly Alexander and Jack O'Connell were attached to star in the film written by Mike Walden, and directed by Andrew Douglas.
Now Jamie Blackley, Toby Regbo, Joanne Froggatt, Liz White Jaime Winstone star
Simon Crocker Steve Golin Peter Heslop and Bryan Singer are producing.
Production started last week in the UK.