[Movies] Dylan Minnette and Odeya Rush Join Cast of the Goosebumps Movie
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 02.15.2014
Two more join Jack Black in the cast…
Deadline reports that actor Dylan Minnette has signed on for the feature film adaptation of Goosebumps, based on the R.L. Stine book series. Also, per The Wrap, Odeya Rush has also signed on to the film.
The new film will be directed by Rob Letterman. Jack Black will be starring in the film as a fictionalized version of Stine, who moves into the suburban neighborhood of Minnette's Zach Cooper. After Slappy, a ventriloquist dummy, sets loose all the terrifying ideas Stine created, Zach and Stine's niece, Hannah (Rush), team up to save the day.
The Goosebumps book have sold more than 300 million copies worldwide. Neal Moritz is producing the film under his Original Film banner with Deborah Forte of Scholastic Entertainment.