Busy Polo has chills, thrills on schedule
EmptyTeri Polo is set to star in Joe Dante's supernatural feature "The Hole."
Additionally, the actress has been tapped for two episodes of CBS' supernatural drama "Ghost Whisperer."
"Hole," from Bold Films and Benderspink, centers on Susan (Polo), a mother who moves with her teen sons to a rural house, where they are forced to face their fears after discovering a bottomless hole in the basement.
Also cast in the project, penned by Mark L. Smith, is Haley Bennett ("The Haunting of Sarah Morgan"). She will play Julie, a neighbor who is attracted to one of the sons.
Production on the film, which will be filmed in 3-D, starts Dec. 5 in Vancouver.
On "Ghost," Polo will play the fiancee of somebody close to Melinda (Jennifer Love Hewitt). Additionally, she will guest-star on the 150th episode of CBS' "CSI: Miami" on Nov. 17, playing the mother of a kidnapped baby.
Polo, whose upcoming features include "The Beacon" and "Material Lies," also is gearing up to reprise her role as Pam Byrnes in "Meet the Little Fockers," the third installment in the "Meet the Parents" comedy franchise.
She is repped by Gersh and McGowan Management. (partialdiff)