A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET (2010) will continue lensing in the Chicago area into July, and is set for an April 2010 release. The film stars Jackie Earle Haley (WATCHMEN, BAD NEWS BEARS) in the role of Freddy Krueger, taking over the glove from Robert Englund. The genre-centric cast also includes Kellan Lutz (THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON,)
Rooney Mara (URBAN LEGENDS: BLOODY MARY), Kyle Gallner (JENNIFER's BODY), Thomas Dekker (LAID TO REST, SARAH CONNOR CHRONICLES), Katie Cassidy, (TAKEN, SUPERNATURAL), Clancy Brown (THE BURROWERS), and Connie Britton. Samuel Bayer is at the helm, from a screenplay by Wesley Strick and Eric Heisserer, based on the original story by Wes Craven.