From the producers of the “Twilight” saga and author of slasher flick “I Know What You Did Last Summer” comes a gothic young adult horror about 5 troubled female students of Blackwood Boarding School.
Directed by Rodrigo Cortés, “Down A Dark Hall” is based on the 1974 novel of the same name by Lois Duncan, following a difficult young girl who is sent to a mysterious boarding school where only 4 students were admitted including herself.
“Down A Dark Hall” is set to hit Malaysian cinemas on 16th August 2018, but before then, let’s get to know the 6 main cast of the supernatural movie.
1. AnnaSophia Robb as Katherine
AnnaSophia Robb started her acting career as a child actress where she was in films like “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” (2005), “Bridge to Terabithia” (2007), and “Race to Witch Mountain (2009)”. The 23-year-old actress won several awards for the “Bridge to Terabithia” including 2 “Young Artist Awards” for Leading Young Actress and Young Ensemble Cast, and a nomination for Best Young Actress at “Critics’ Choice Movie Awards”.
2. Uma Thurman as Madame Duret
Veteran actress Uma Thurman has been in a variety of films, ranging from romantic comedies and dramas to science fiction and action movies. The 48-year-old star is most known for her roles in “Pulp Fiction” (1994), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress, and “Kill Bill” (2003-2004), where she received 2 Golden Globe Award nominations.
3. Isabelle Fuhrman as Izzy
Also a child actress, Isabelle Fuhrman is known for her portrayal as Esther in the horror film “Orphan” (2009) and Clove in “The Hunger Games” (2012). The 21-year-old actress also appeared in the hit TV show “Ghost Whisperer”, starring Jennifer Love Hewitt. Her performance as Gretchen Dennis in the supernatural series earned her a Young Artist Award nomination.
4. Taylor Russell as Ashley
Up and coming Canadian actress Taylor Russell, 24 is known for her recurring roles in the television series “Strange Empire” and “Falling Skies”. She also plays Judy Robinson in Netflix’s new “Lost in Space” reboot of the 1965 TV series of the same name.
5. Victoria Moroles as Veronica
“Teen Wolf” star Victoria Moroles, 21 is set to make her film debut in “Down A Dark Hall”. She is most known for her role as Hayden Romero in the season 5 and 6 of MTV’s famous teen flick “Teen Wolf”. “Down A Dark Hall” will be her 1st major film role in her career.
6. Rosie Day as Sierra
23-year-old English actress Rosie Day’s most iconic roles would be Mary Hawkins in the Golden Globe-nominated TV series “Outlander” as well as Sarah Jessica Parker’s daughter in the comedy road film “All Roads Lead to Rome”. She was the lead in “Butterfly Kisses” which won the Crystal Bear for best feature at the 67th Berlinale festival.
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