Jaime King has joined Lionsgate’s My Bloody Valentine 3-D, being directed by Patrick Lussier.
King will star in the remake of the 1981 slasher film about a murderer who kills those who celebrate Valentine’s Day. She will play Sarah Palmer, a woman who has married her teenage sweetheart’s nemesis, and the pair have a child together. When she and her first love are reunited, it becomes clear that she still carries a torch for the man.
Zane Smith wrote the screenplay. Production is slated to begin May 12. A Jan. 23, 2009, release is planned.