Karyn Kusama (“Jennifer's Body”) is directing the indie thriller
“Boston Public” actress Marieh Delfino will join Logan Marshall-Green in Karyn Kusama's indie thriller “The Invitation,” TheWrap has learned.
The film will co-star Tammy Blanchard, John Carroll Lynch and Michelle Krusiec.
Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi wrote the script, which stars Marshall-Green (“Prometheus”) as a man faced with mounting evidence that something sinister has taken hold of his ex-wife, who is hosting a dinner party that harbors a terrifying agenda.
Delfino wil play a UCLA professor in the movie, which Hay and Manfredi are expected to produce with Martha Griffin and XYZ Films. Production is scheduled to start this month.
Kusama is the talented director behind “Girlfight,” “Aeon Flux” and “Jennifer's Body.”
In addition to multiple episodes of “Boston Public,” Delfino previously appeared in Paul Schrader's “Auto Focus” and the horror sequel “Jeepers Creepers II.” She's represented by Glick Agency and Stellar Management.