Tragedy Girls trailer sends social media savvy teens on a killing spree
Gunpowder & Sky has revealed the first trailer for their upcoming horror comedy Tragedy Girls, featuring two familiar faces to X-Men movie fans with Deadpool star Brianna Hildebrand and X-Men: Apocalypse‘s Alexandra Shipp. Check out the Tragedy Girls trailer in the player below, along with photos from the film in the gallery.
In the film, best friends Sadie (Hildebrand) and McKayla (Shipp) are on a mission to boost their social media fandom as amateur crime reporters hot on the trail of a deranged local serial killer. After they manage to capture the killer and secretly hold him hostage, they realize the best way to get scoops on future victims would be to, you know, murder people themselves. As the @TragedyGirls become an overnight sensation and panic grips their small town, can their friendship survive the strain of national stardom? Will they get caught? Will their accounts get verified?
Tragedy Girls also stars Josh Hutcherson, Craig Robinson , Kevin Durand, Jack Quaid, Timothy V. Murphy, Nicky Whelan , Austin Abrams, Kerry Rhodes, and Mary Carmen Lopez.
Directed by Tyler MacIntyre (Patchwork) and co-written by MacIntyre and Chris Lee Hill from an Original Screenplay by Justin Olson, Tragedy Girls will arrive in theaters on October 20.