The cast of a new horror remake has just found its male lead. According to Moviehole, Adam Scott has been cast as the male lead in Piranha 3D.

Elizabeth Shue has already joined the cast as the female lead of the film, which is set in Lake Havasu, Arizona, where an earthquake causes the lake's floor to open up and unleash a swarm of deadly piranha's. Alexandre Aja is directing.

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"Piranha 3D should be fun, I love the original and the pedigree involved, [Joe] Dante, John Sayles," Scott told the site. "Alex is an amazing director and a such a cool guy, really looking forward to it".