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Leatherface is an upcoming American horror film directed by Alexandre Bustillo and Julien Maury and written by Seth M. Sherwood. It is the eighth film in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise. The film stars Sam Strike, Lili Taylor, Stephen Dorff, Vanessa Grasse and James Bloor.
- Sam Strike as Jackson
- Lili Taylor as Verna Sawyer
- Stephen Dorff as Texas Ranger Hal Hartman
- Vanessa Grasse as Lizzy
- James Bloor as Ike
On August 13, 2014, Seth M. Sherwood was hired to write the film. On October 31, 2014, Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo were hired to direct the film. On March 9, 2015, Sam Strike joined the cast to play Jackson. On March 11, 2015, James Bloor joined the cast. On March 31, 2015, Stephen Dorff joined the cast to play Hal Hartman. On May 5, 2015, Lili Taylor joined the cast. On May 6, 2015, Vanessa Grasse joined the cast to play Lizzy, a young nurse at a mental hospital. Principal photography began on May 18, 2015.
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