[Movies] Ketchup Entertainment Acquires David Hayter's Wolves Posted by Joseph Lee on 01.29.2014
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Coming Soon reports that Ketchup Entertainment has acquired Wolves, the directorial debut of Metal Gear Solid voice actor and screenwriter David Hayter (X-Men, X2, Watchmen).
The film is a action-thriller with werewolves. It stars Lucas till (X-Men: First Class), Stephen McHattie (Immortals, Watchmen), Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones, Conan the Barbarian), Merritt Patterson and John Pyper-Ferguson. It was produced by Copperheart Entertainmen's Steve Hoban (Splice, Ginger Snaps), with makeup effects by creature designers Dave Elsey and Lou Elsey (The Wolfman, X-Men: First Class).
Here's a synopsis: Wolves follows the story of Cayden Richards (Till) - a handsome eighteen year-old with a dark secret. Forced to hit the road after the brutal murder of his parents, Cayden finds himself turning into a savage wolf and is thrust between two warring clans of werewolves fighting for control of the ominous town of Lupine Ridge.
Ketchup CEO Gareth West said: "From the first time we saw 'Wolves,' we knew audiences would be swept up in the exciting action and powerful storytelling. We are thrilled to be working with such a talented group of filmmakers and actors, and feel that 'Wolves' is a great addition to the Ketchup slate."
Hayter added: "I am so pleased to partner with Ketchup Entertainment for the U.S. theatrical release of 'Wolves.' My producers and I have worked for years to make 'Wolves' something special and unique, and I am confident that we have found committed partners who share that vision."
The film was financed by Copperheart Entertainment, TF1 International and Telefilm Canada.