eOne Films US has pounced on North American rights to horror thriller The Hunted and zombie comedy April Apocalypse.
Josh Stewart wrote, directed and stars in The Hunted and Brett Forbes and Patrick Rizzotti produced through Fortress Features and Cinema Management Group handles international sales.
The story follows two hunters bidding for their own reality TV show who encounter trouble in the West Virginia mountains. WME Global negotiated the deal.
Jarret Tarnol directed April Apocalypse, about a loser who becomes a ferocious zombie slayer.
Brent Tarnol wrote the screenplay and the pair produced through Tarnol Group. Reece Thompson, Rebekah Brandes and Brent Tarnol star. Preferred Content’s Zac Bright negotiated the deal.
Dan Fisher represented eOne for both films.