EXCLUSIVE: Sierra McCormick (American horror stories), Jade Pettyjohn (Big Sky), Brenna D’Amico (Progeny franchise), Gianni DeCenzo (Cobra Kai) and Bentley Green (61st Street) have signed to star Exhaustiona supernatural thriller by writer-director Tim Donner, which begins production in Atlanta this summer.
The film sees a group of mourning teenagers, quarantined by quarantine, heading for such a much-needed shelter to reconnect and heal their wounds. A meeting then leads to an evening where anything can and does happen. Summer Parker (ABC’s Trained pilot) and Connor Hammond (The Summer I Turned Pretty) will also star. Farrah West cast the film, which is produced by Kevin G. Lee and Kendrick Foxx of TLK Filmworks.
McCormick recently had an arc on FX at Hulu’s American horror storiesand right now it can be shown in the horror movie We should do something, which is broadcast on Hulu. Additional titles include comedy Land of the lostwith Will Ferrell and Danny McBride and the acclaimed Amazon movie, The vastness of the night. The actress will be seen later in the comedy of Josh Yunis Campwith Joey King and Annalize Basso, and the drama of Pablo Feldman and Sophia Sabella, Sour milk.
Pettyjohn has recently appeared in series such as ABC Big Sky and Hulu Small fires everywhere. He has also appeared on HBO The Righteous Gemstonesand in movies like Destroyer, Trial with fire and Deadwood: The Movie.
D’Amico plays Jane on Disney Channel’s Progeny franchise, and has also appeared in films such as Night night and Crushed. Other upcoming works include the comedy of Phillip Clark Davis Saturday at Starlightwith Abigail Breslin, Denise Richards and Tony Cavalero and comedy by Damian Drago High adventure.
DeCenzo plays dofilo Cobra Kai Demetri on Netflix Cobra Kaiand has also appeared in series such as Coop and Cami Ask the World and 100 things to do before high school.
Green is currently shown on AMC 61st Street and has also appeared in series including Snowfall, Sweet Magnolias, The good doctor and Mr. Iglesiasand in movies like Caged birds and Fat Camp.
Parker titles include the series Saints & SinnersABC’s Trained pilot and the movie Miracles from paradise. Hammond’s includes such series as Amazon’s upcoming The Summer I Turned Pretty, The Walking Dead, Sweet Magnolias, Creepshow, The resident, Stop and catch fire and Undergroundand movies including Urgent and Breaking News in Yuba County.
McCormick is represented by Innovative Artists, Management Production Entertainment and The Nord Group. Pettyjohn by Innovative and manager Karen Renna. D’Amico from A3 Artists Agency and Rothman / Andrés Entertainment. DeCenzo from A3 and Susan Osser Talent Company. Green by A3 and Stagecoach Entertainment. Parker by Buchwald and Sandy Oroumieh Management; and Hammond of Atlanta Models and Talent.