In the futuristic thriller Vigilandia Ethan Hawke is now the first big name to join the project.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hawke will join the low-budget film which is set to star production in February. Any information about the movie is being kept tight under wraps. James DeMonaco will be directing on a script he wrote.
The producing house Blumhouse is the same producers behind low budget hits like the Paranormal Activity series and Insidious. Blum and Hawke previously have worked together on Sinister a thriller set to be released this year.
Writer DeMonaco is known for penning The Negotiator as well as the remake of Assault on Precinct 13. He also worked with Hawke on his directorial debut Little New York.