Actress Oona Chaplin, who is ready to seem within the forthcoming Avatar sequels, has been tapped to star in Lullaby, a horror function from Alcon Leisure. John R. Leonetti, who has directed movies in the identical style resembling Annabelle, Want Upon, and most just lately the Netflix unique, The Silence, has signed on to direct Lullaby, which is able to start manufacturing in Toronto subsequent month.

Based mostly on the mythological determine Lilith, the movie is rooted in folklore and follows a brand new mom who discovers a lullaby in an historical ebook and shortly regards the music as a blessing. However her world transforms right into a nightmare when the lullaby (“Lilith-Abi” Hebrew for “Lilith, begone”) brings forth the traditional demon Lilith.

Alcon’s co-founders and co-CEOs Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove are producing with Envision Media Arts Lee Nelson and David Tish. Carl Rogers and Scott Parish will function govt producers on behalf on Alcon, which is absolutely financing the challenge, together with Heroes and Villains’ Markus Goerg, Mikhail Nayfeld, and Dick Hillenbrand, B3 Media’s Jeff Bowler, John Lewis and Bret Saxon, and Marvel Road’s Mark Holder.

Chaplin, whose credit embrace Sport Of Thrones, My Dinner with Herve, and the upcoming  CBS miniseries, A Greater Loyalty, is repped by Troika within the UK and Magnolia Leisure within the U.S.