GoT alum Pilou Asbaek joins the cast of Stephen King’s horror movie ‘Salem’s Lot’

The movie adaptation of Stephen’s King horror novel Salem’s Lot has one more cast member to its ensemble. Game of Thrones alum Pilou Asbaek has joined the cast of the upcoming horror film. Asbaek shall be becoming a member of the already introduced cast members Lewis Pullman, Alfre Woodard, Makenzie Leigh, Bill Camp and Spencer Treat Clark. Gary Dauberman will write the script and direct the function undertaking. 

Pilou Asbaek joins the cast of Salem’s Lot

As per Hollywood Reporter, Pilou Asbaek, who’s greatest identified for enjoying the Euron Greyjoy in HBO’s fantasy collection Game of Thrones, has been roped in to play a pivotal function in Salem’s Lot, an adaptation of Stephen King’s best-selling novel. The horror thriller is presently beneath manufacturing in Boston, with Lewis Pullman main an ensemble that features the already introduced cast Alfre Woodard, Makenzie Leigh, Bill Camp and Spencer Treat Clark. The GoT star took to his Instagram and expressed his pleasure and wrote, “Incredible glad and grateful to affix the cast of Salem’s lot… this one may be very particular. Great crew. Incredible director. Awesome manufacturing behind.”

Asbaek shall be taking over the function of Richard Straker, the vampire’s acquainted who prepares for the arrival of his grasp and does loads of soiled work. While, lead actor Lewis Pullman will play the function of creator Ben Mears, a person who returns to his childhood house of Jerusalem’s Lot, the place he lived from the age of 5 by means of 9,  looking for inspiration for his subsequent e book. Mears discovers that the residents have gotten vampires, main him to band along with a ragtag group that can combat the evil presence. In 1979, Salem’s Lot was tailored to a two-part tv miniseries of the identical title. It stars David Soul as Ben Mears and was nominated for 3 Primetime Emmy Awards and an Edgar Award.

Meanwhile, Pilou Asbaek may even be seen in DCEU’s superhero film Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom. He shall be reuniting with the film’s director James Wan within the upcoming horror film as Wan serves as one of many producers of Salem’s Lot. Asbaek has been cast for an undisclosed function within the film, which is a sequel of the 2018 film Aquaman.

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