Gigi Jackman has booked a role in the feature film Distorted aka “Distortion“.
Christina Ricci, John Cusack, and Brendan Fletcher are starring in the independent drama.
Production starting May 28 in Kelowna and Vernon, British Columbia.
Production companies are Minds Eye Entertainment, in association with Bridgegate Pictures and Invico Capitol. Voltage Pictures will handle international rights with Minds Eye International managing domestic and Canadian rights.
Kevin DeWalt and Danielle Masters will produce, with Andrew Holmes and Ben DeWalt Co-Producing.
Rob W. King is directing from a script written by Arne Olsen. Ricci plays an artist who suffers from bipolar disorder and who is recovering from the loss of a child. Plagued by disturbing memories and fears for her own safety, she and her devoted husband (played by Fletcher) move to an apartment building that boasts ultra modern design features and integrated security systems. Ricci’s character begins to suspect something is amiss and seeks the help of a phantom-like investigative journalist, played by Cusack, whose interest is cyber conspiracy.
“Christina, John, and Brendan bring incredible talent to this project,” says Kevin DeWalt, Producer and CEO of Minds Eye Entertainment. “We’re honored to work with such a high caliber of actors and can’t wait for fans to join our characters on this mind-bending story.”
King recently directed “The Humanity Bureau,” a sci-fi thriller starring Nicolas Cage. He also wrote and directed the four-part Netflix original series, “Tokyo Trial”.
Feature film production on “Distorted” will be made in multiple formats including Barco Escape and Virtual Reality .
Movie personnel shoot a scene for the film Distorted at the downtown library plaza in Kelowna on Sunday afternoon.
The movie stars Christina Ricci and John Cusack.