Three more cast members have been added to the cast list for the upcoming The Fog, including Hellboy star Selma Blair (who will go on to join the Hellboy 2 production as soon as shooting on The Fog wraps). She will play the lighthouse DJ, made famous by Adrienne Barbeau in the original John Carpenter film.
Joining Blair are Rade Serbedzija (from Mission; Impossible 2) who will play a preist (presumably the same part played in the original by Hal Holbrook) and DeRay Davis. Also cast a few weeks ago are Tom Welling and Maggie Grace (both more famous for their TV roles in Smallville and Lost respectively). The Fog is being directed by Rupert Wainwright for Columbia/Revolution Studios, and begins shooting soon.
The Fog is set in a Northern California town where, around 100 years previously a ship sank under mysterious circumstances in a thick, eerie fog. The ghosts of the deceased mariners return from their watery graves to seek their revenge.
8th Jun 05 For a 15 certificate film this is quite a gory picture, with stabbings and body parts being removed willy-nilly, plus a head-smashing scene which isn’t that far removed from the ones that caused so much...