Jesse Metcalfe is set to star in the upcoming horror film Insanitarium. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Peter Stormare, Kiele Sanchez, Kevin Sussman and Olivia Munn have also joined the project.
Jeff Buhler, who wrote Midnight Meat Train, is behind the script. He will also be making his directorial debut with the film. The plot revolves around a man who pretends to be crazy to keep his sister from being involuntarily hospitalized. Once locked inside the institute, the brother-sister team discovers that one of the doctors is turning his patients into flesh-eating psychopaths.
Mason Novick, J.C. Spink, Chris Bender, Andrew Golov and Larry Shapiro are producing the horror project. The film is set to go before the camera soon.