The other day “Game of Thrones” star Charlotte Hope was cast as Sister Victoria, a nun haunted by a demonic presence in New Line’s The Nun, the latest spinoff from James Wan’s horror universe based on characters from The Conjuring movies. Variety adds that Ingrid Bisu joins as a villager.
Demian Bichir and Taissa Farmiga are already starring in the thriller, which sees Bichir playing a priest named Father Burke who is dispatched by Rome to investigate the mysterious death of a nun. Bonnie Aarons, who originated the demon nun in The Conjuring 2, is back as the sinister sister.
Corin Hardy is directing the project, which was written by Gary Dauberman and Wan. Wan and Peter Safran are producing.
Production begins this week in Romania with a planned July 13, 2018, release date.