GoldCircle Films has hired Jared Rivet to write its English-language remake of DeadDaughters based on PavelRuminov's upcoming Russian horror picture.
Rivet previously wrote Killers Of The Dead, which Brian Witten is producing and JC Barros isdirecting.
Gold Circle chief Paul Brooks will produce the story of a crazed woman whosparks a chain of supernatural vengeance after she kills her three daughters.
Scott Niemeyer and Norm Waitt will serve as executive producers and GoldCircle's senior vice president of production Zak Kadison serves as co-producer.
Kadison negotiated the rights acquisition with Central Partnership's vicepresident of international sales and co-production Armen Dishdishyan.
Gold Circle is currently in post-production on three projects: Rogue Pictureswill distribute White Noise 2 starring Nathan Fillion and Katee Sackoff; and later this yearUniversal Pictures will release both Because I Said So, starring Diane Keaton and Mandy Moore,and Whisper, whichstars Josh Holloway.
Central Partnership will release the original Russian-language version of DeadDaughters in the CIS onAug 31.
Rivet is represented by Endeavor, Evolution Management, and Jackoway Tyerman AustenMandelbaum Morris.