FilmNation Entertainment announced today that director Paul Solet will direct The Faces, an acquired script from up-and-coming writer Eric Reese. Solet previously directed the highly acclaimed Grace, based on his award-winning short film of the same title. The Faces will be produced by FilmNation Entertainment and Sonny Mallhi (The Strangers, The Roommate). Chuck Simon will executive produce the film. FilmNation will also be handling international sales.
In the film, ayear after narrowly escaping a brutal kidnapping, a pair of newlyweds find themselves plagued by a horrifying series of events. They soon discover the existence of an elite underworld society which uses terror as a means of entertainment.
“‘The Faces’ is an original and gripping tale which will no doubt captivate audiences,” said FilmNations President of Production, Aaron Ryder. “Eric is a talented genre writer with a very long and prosperous career ahead.”