The Walking Dead’s Jeffrey Dean Morgan Casting New Horror Movie
The Walking Dead Jeffrey Dean Morgan is an actor very familiar with the horror genre. He portrayed Negan on The Walking Dead for several seasons and starred in many horror films. This week, Screen Daily reported that he’s now been cast in a new horror movie, Felix.
The film will be directed by John Kissack (eternal fall) with a screenplay by Casey Giltner. Filming is set to begin in Winnipeg, Canada this spring. Morgan will star with Benjamin Evan Ainsworth in a story about two young boys who have ambitions to become Hollywood directors. When one of their fathers finds an old ventriloquist doll named Felix, the boys make the doll the antagonist of their movie. It is soon discovered that Felix has a mind of his own and is responsible for disturbing events.
You can see Morgan in his other horror films, The impious, the possession and The resident. He also played the role of Winchester’s father in the Supernatural series.
The Walking Dead – Jeffrey Dean Morgan
The Walking Dead has wrapped filming the series, but Morgan will continue his role as Negan Smith in a spin-off series, Isle of the Dead, where he will team up with Maggie Rhee (Lauren Cohan). This spin-off will take place in Manhattan and will be released in 2023.
Morgan also has two other new projects: a thriller, To falland a drama The Integrity of Joseph Chambers.
Did you see that Morgan starred in Fellow Walking Dead scripted podcast series from actress Sarah Wayne Callies? replica is available on iHeartMedia and stars Morgan, Callies and Austin Amelio, Tovah Feldshuh, David Harbour, Tati Gabrielle, Janel Parrish, Russell Hornsby, Rockmond Dunbar, Bethany Joy Lenz, Michael O’Neill and EJ Bonilla.
The podcast series is a fast-paced thriller that sees an earthquake destroy the west coast and raise a mysterious island in the Pacific.
The Walking Dead has nine episodes remaining in the series’ final season. The mid-season premiere will air on AMC on Sunday, April 10. The final eight episodes will air in fall 2022.
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