Kevin Sorbo and Dee Wallace have joined the cast of Los Angeles-based Fantastic Films International’s Sam Steele And The Crystal Chalice, set to begin principal photography on October 11.

Jacob Hays will play the eponymous 13-year-old international thief and treasure hunter and Wallace is cast as the antiques shop owner who puts Steele Jr on the trail of the Crystal Chalice.      

The project continues the adventures of the teenager who runs his own private detective agency.

The cast includes Katherine McNamara, Ron Dean, Mik Scriba, Jeff Chase and Gene Wolande.

Tom Whitus of Silver Hills Pictures is serving as writer, director and producer.

Sam Steele And The Crystal Chalice is the second Sam Steele film and the third family title in three years that Fantastic Films International is representing for Silver Hills in the worldwide market.