July 06, 2011 4:10pm PT by Jay A. Fernandez
Mikael Hafstrom Attached to Direct Thriller 'Wake'
1408 director Mikael Hafstrom has become attached to helm the thriller Wake for Exclusive Media Group's Hammer Films banner. Christopher Borelli and Matt Sand wrote the screenplay, about a sociopath who is incapable of feeling fear.
Hammer will produce and finance the project. David Alpert of Circle of Confusion and Chris Cowles of H2F are also producing the project; Stephen Emery of Circle of Confusion, H2F's Chris Fenton and Slingshot's Arvind Ethan David will serve as executive producers. Shira Rockowitz is overseeing the production on behalf of Hammer and Exclusive.
Hammer recently produced Let Me In and The Resident and will next have The Woman In Black, starring Daniel Radcliffe, in theaters.