WITCHBOARD (2024) Chuck Russell’s reimagining of the 1986 movie

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Witchboard is a forthcoming American supernatural mystery horror film; it is a reimagining of the 1986 movie of the same name by Kevin S. Tenney which initially spawned two sequels: Witchboard: The Devil’s Doorway (1993) and Witchboard III: The Possession (1995).

Directed and co-produced by Chuck Russell (Paradise City; I Am WrathThe Scorpion KingBless the ChildEraserThe MaskThe BlobA Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors) from a screenplay co-written with co-producer Greg McKay (producer of Book of Fire; Night of the Demons 2010; Brain Dead 2007) based on characters created by Kevin S. Tenney.

Also produced by Bernie Gewissler and Kade Vu. Executive produced by Sarah Buxton, John Paul Isham, Walter Josten, Yannick Sadler and Eric Schiermeyer.

The A-Nation Media production stars Madison Iseman (Knights of the Zodiac; Fear of Rain; Nocturne; Annabelle Comes Home; Goosebumps 2), Aaron Dominguez (Only Murders in the Building), Antonia Desplat (Shantaram), Charlie Tahan (Ozark) and Jamie Campbell Bower (Stranger Things series).


Emily (Madison Iseman) and her fiancé Christian (Aaron Dominguez) discover a mysterious Wiccan artefact, a pendulum board, as they prepare to open a bistro in New Orleans’ French Quarter.

Darkness descends over Emily as she becomes obsessed with the board’s power of divination and ability to summon spirits. Desperate to help his fiancé, Christian seeks the advice of occult expert Alexander Babiaste (Jamie Campbell Bower).


However, Babiaste has secrets of his own, including his connection to a modern-day coven of witches. A dangerous game begins as each swing of the pendulum puts Emily’s very soul at risk…


Witchboard will be released in 2024 on a date to be announced.


Teaser trailer:

Cast and characters:
Madison Iseman … Emily
Jamie Campbell Bower … Alexander Babiaste
Charlie Tahan
Antonia Desplat
Aaron Dominguez … Christian
Mel Jarnson … Brooke
Max Laferriere … Husband
Renee Herbert … Asha 1
David La Haye … Bishop Grogan
Elisha Herbert … Asha 2
Simon Anthony … William Douchet
Victoria Lenhardt … Sierra
Noah Parker … Jamey
Kerrin Cochrane
Kade Vu … Kane
Meghan Gabruch … Newscaster
Laura Paolillo … Woman in the red dress
Francesco Filice … Jessie
Nick Drossos … Paramedic
Jamal Azemar … Zack

Filming locations:
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Filming dates:
April 24, 2023 – June 2, 2023

Witchboard movies:

WITCHBOARD (1986) Reviews and overview

WITCHBOARD 2: THE DEVIL’S DOORWAY (1993) Reviews and overview

WITCHBOARD III: THE POSSESSION (1995) Reviews and overview

Movies directed by Chuck Russell:

PARADISE CITY (2022) Reviews of John Travolta, Bruce Willis action thriller

THE BLOB (1988) Reviews of the classic 80s remake plus new YouTube videos

A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3: DREAM WARRIORS (1987) Reviews and overview

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