Leprechaun: Origins

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Leprechaun: Origins
LeprechaunOrigins Poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Zach Lipovsky
Produced by Chris Foss
Michael Luisi
Written by Harris Wilkinson
Based on Characters Created by Mark Jones
Starring Dylan Postl
Stephanie Bennett
Teach Grant
Bruce Blain
Adam Boys
Music by Jeff Tymoschuck
Cinematography Mahlon Todd Williams
Edited by Shawn Montgomery
Production
  company
WWE Studios
Distributed by Lionsgate Films
Release date(s)
  • August 26, 2014 (2014-08-26)
Country United States
Language English

Leprechaun: Origins is an upcoming 2014 American horror film directed by Zach Lipovsky, written by Harris Wilkinson and starring the wrestler Dylan Postl (better known under his ring name Hornswoggle). It is the seventh film in the Leprechaun film series, serving as a reboot. The film has been described "a dark, hard-R horror film".[1][2]

Plot[edit]

The Leprechaun returns in the horror reboot starring WWE wrestler Hornswoggle, Stephanie Bennett, Teach Grant, Bruce Blain and Adam Boys.

Cast[edit]

  • Dylan Postl as Lubdan/Leprechaun
  • Stephanie Bennett as Sophie Roberts
  • Teach Grant as Sean McConville
  • Bruce Blain as Ian Joyce
  • Adam Boys as Francois

Production[edit]

Slated for a 2-picture deal with Lionsgate/WWE Studios.[3] The movie will be released on Video on demand on August 26, 2014, followed by a Blu-ray release on September 30, 2014.[4]

Marketing[edit]

On March 17, 2014, WWE Studio's official YouTube channel premiered an exclusive clip from the film with an introduction by Dylan Postl, in light of Saint Patrick's Day.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.dreadcentral.com/news/71312/new-york-comic-con-2013-footage-descriptions-wwes-see-no-evil-2-and-leprechaun-origins
  2. ^ http://www.craveonline.com/film/interviews/203627-sundance-2013-interview-wwe-studios-president-michael-luisi
  3. ^ http://bloody-disgusting.com/news/3249541/leprechaun-origins-is-already-filmed-heres-the-cast/
  4. ^ ‘Leprechaun: Origins’ Trailer: WWE Studios Reinvents a Horror Franchise
  5. ^ Hornswoggle's "Leprechaun: Origins" Sneak Peek