Actor-choreographer-producer Glenn Douglas Packard makes his directorial debut with the upcoming horror film Pitchfork, set to be the first in a new trilogy.
Pitchfork follows a group of eight friends heading to a farm to help their friend that is facing a difficult time in his life. They’re there to help support him as he shares a long held secret. The friends soon learn that sometimes long-held secrets can turn out deadly.
Pitchfork stars Daniel Wilkson, Brian Raetz, Ryan Moore, Lindsey Nicole, Celina Beach, Keith Webb, Nicole Dambro and Sheila Leason. This killer film is now in postproduction and is set to be released in late 2016.
Packard is most well known as an award-winning dancer and choreographer. Aside from his horror film Pitchfork, he is also working as a creator, choreographer, creative director and producer for the upcoming series Men of the Strip that will be airing on E! Network.
From the Press Release:
Los Angeles, CA – Pioneer Motion Pictures has unleashed a new teaser and poster for the new slasher film Pitchfork. The first film from Emmy-nominated choreographer Glenn Douglas Packard, Pitchfork kicks off a new franchise of horror, sending a broken and misshapen beast on a rampage fueled by secrets and betrayal. Co-written by Packard and executive producer Darryl F. Gariglio, Pitchfork presents a new monster for the ages, joining the pantheon that has terrified audiences for decades as mutilated bodies pile up in their wake.
Daniel Wilkinson stars as the titular Pitchfork, joined by Brian Raetz, Lindsey Nicole, Ryan Moore, Celina Beach, Keith Webb, Sheila Leason, Nicole Dambro and Vibhu Raghave.
Having recently shared a life-changing secret with his family, Hunter recruits his friends to come with him from New York to the farm where he grew up as he faces his parents for the first time. As the college students enjoy the fresh air of Michigan farm country, an older, more dangerous secret slowly emerges. While Hunter navigates a new place within his conservative family, a vicious creature from their past descends on the farm, putting the unsuspecting city kids in mortal danger.