Searchlight in Love With Death


Purchases Carter Blanchard spec

Carter Blanchard’s spec script Near Death has been acquired by Fox Searchlight. Producers Aaron Kaplan and Sean Perrone (You, Me and Dupree) of Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment are overseeing its development as well as Blanchard’s other horror flick Dead Asleep which is set up at New Line.

Searchlight’s Claudia Lewis and Jeremy Steckler are co-producing.

“Death” steeps itself in the world of near death experiences and is being described as a “psychological sci-fi thriller.”

Source: Ryan Rotten, THR