"The Descent" and "Centurion" director Neil Marshall is in early talks to helm the slasher flick "Hellfest" says Deadline.
The story follows a costumed killer who systematically slaughters the unsuspecting visitors who come to a theme park on Halloween night.
William Penick and Chris Sey wrote the script.
The film is being constructed as a potential franchise launcher.
Gale Anne Hurd will produce
Production will kick off next Summer.