Posted on: July 2nd, 2007
Casting update for The Dead Matter-
Online since: February 20th, 2006
Article written by: Nightmare Child
(Poster art for THE DEAD MATTER)
Midnight Syndicate Films (Cleveland, OH) has announced a new round of
cast signings for the upcoming supernatural horror film, THE DEAD MATTER.
Sean Serino will be returning to the Precinct 13 studios where she shot
"The Rage" last year. This time around, she will be taking on the lead role
of Gretchen. Gretchen's boyfriend, Mike, will be portrayed by Tom Nagel
("North Mission Road," "Beast of Bray Road"). For more information on Tom,
you can visit his website at tomnagel.net. Cleveland-born and raised, Tom
joins the growing list of Ohio natives on THE DEAD MATTER cast and crew.
CB Spencer ("Passions," "Ally McBeal") will be playing Gretchen's friend and
confidant, Jill. More on CB can be found at cbspencer.com. Fans of
Midnight Syndicate will hear a familiar voice as Christopher Robichaud ("The
Dead Matter (1996)", Midnight Syndicate) reprises his role as Frank from
the original THE DEAD MATTER movie.
The Dead Matter tells the story of a vampire relic with occult powers that
falls into the hands of a grief-stricken young woman who will do anything
to contact her dead brother. Christopher has been a regular voiceover
artist on Midnight Syndicate albums beginning with the self-titled debut and
including "Gates of Delirium" and the "Dungeons & Dragons" role-playing
soundtrack. Brian Van Camp ("New World Disorder") will be playing Mark
Pym, an apprentice to vampire hunter, Ian McCallister (played by Jason
Carter as previously announced). Unit Production Manager/Assistant
Director, Phil Garrett, and Director of Photography, Alex Esper, are among
the key crew that have been signed to the project. More information on
cast and crew can be found at the THE DEAD MATTER IMDB listing.