He’s making a house call.
The Pope’s Exorcist–the R-rated Sony Pictures horror entry–is not only in the planning stages for a sequel, but now it’s heading to the small screen on-demand starting tomorrow, May 2.
In the feature–from director Julius Avery and screenwriter Evan Spiliotopoulos–Russell Crowe plays Fr. Gabriele Amorth, the real-life Italian priest who reportedly performed more than 100,000 exorcisms for the Vatican.
The film relates how Amorth “investigates the possession of a child and uncovers a conspiracy the Vatican has tried to keep secret,” according to the synopsis.
Joining Crowe in the cast are Franco Nero, Laurel Marsden, Cornell S. John, Peter DeSouza-Feighoney, Alex Essoe, Daniel Zovatto and Ralph Ineson as the voice of the demon.
Keep reading Horror News Network for any further updates on the planned sequel to The Pope’s Exorcist.