Alex Roe (The 5th Wave) has been cast as the male lead in the upcoming ‘Rings’ film. Javier Guierreze (Before The Fall) is directing the third installment of the horror franchise from Paramount Pictures. He will be starring with Matilda Lutz and play Holt, boyfriend to her character, who watches the tape and becomes distant from her soon after. Ehren Kruger scripted the film. which is being produced by Walter Parkes and Laurie Macdonald. Based on the Japanese film ‘Ringu’, which was based on the novel by Koji Suzuki, the original ‘The Ring’ was released in 2002. ‘Rings’ is set to hit theaters Friday November 13th.