The Hollywood Reporter exclusively reported today that Adam Scott and Toni Collette have been cast in Michael Dougherty’s upcoming Christmas-themed horror film ‘Krampus’ from Legendary. Dougherty, who is known for his Halloween horror film ‘Trick ‘r Treat’, wrote the script, along with Todd Casey and Zach Sheilds. The film is about a family is attacked by “Krampus’, the ancient demon who punishes bad kids. Scott is playing a workaholic, rarely present father, who has defend his family. Collette is playing his wife, and the mother who likes to pretend she has the perfect family, and is forced to defend them with everything she’s got. Allison Tolman is cast as Collette’s sister-in-law and Emjay Anthony as the son. Legendary is hoping to start shooting in New Zealand this spring.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter