EXCLUSIVE: Annaleigh Ashford is about to co-star reverse Sarah Paulson in Searchlight Photos’ upcoming horror mystery Mud. Will Joines and Karrie Crouse are directing the pic, which used to be penned through Crouse. The movie will circulate on Disney’s DTC platforms as a Hulu Unique within the U.S., with further unlock plans to be introduced. Fundamental images is about to begin past due August. Paulson may be exec generating.
The movie follows a girl who’s trapped through more and more perilous mud storms and is haunted through her previous encounters with a threatening presence and takes ordinary measures to give protection to her circle of relatives.
Alix Madigan and Lucas Joaquin are generating, SVP, Acquisitions & Manufacturing Chan Phung, Director of Building Zahra Phillips and Ingenious Affairs Supervisor Daejione Jones are overseeing for Searchlight Photos, reporting to Heads of Manufacturing and Building DanTram Nguyen and Katie Goodson-Thomas.
Very best identified for her starring position within the CBS sitcom, B Sure, Ashford lately won rave evaluations for her starring position in Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Tale: Impeachment, the 3rd season of Murphy’s anthology true crime tv sequence additionally starring Paulson. A Tony Award-winning actor, Ashford will subsequent be observed starring reverse Kumail Nanjiani within the Hulu restricted sequence Welcome to Chippendales from writer Robert Siegel. Different credit come with Masters of Intercourse and Dangerous Schooling.
She is repped through CAA and Beth Rosner Control, Schreck Rose Dapello Adams Berlin & Dunham LLP.