MUMBAI: Aaron Eckhart will star in small-budget thriller Incarnate from Blumhouse Productions and WWE Studios. The movie directed by Brad Peyton (Journey 2: The Mysterious Island) follows an exorcist (Eckhart) who taps into the subconscious of a possessed nine-year old boy (David Mazouz).
Dark Tide scribe Ronnie Christensen penned the screenplay and Universal will distribute stateside. The latest co-production between Blumhouse and WWE Studios will also feature a cameo by WWE star Mark Henry. Jason Blum will produce for Blumhouse. WWE Studios’ Michael Luisi will be executive producer with Couper Samuelson, Michael Seitzman, Trevor Engelson, Stuart Ford, and Charles Layton.
Blumhouse International is selling foreign rights. WWE Studios’ Bradley Buchanan negotiated the deal. Eckhart is repped by CAA.