According to Variety, thesp Marc Blucas will topline the indie thriller The Killing Floor for director Gideon Raff. Doug Liman and Avi Arad are executive producing the pic.

The story centers on a literary agent, played by Blucas, who moves into a coveted penthouse apartment. Once settled, he begins receiving violent crime scene photographs that appear to have taken place in the apartment, followed by stalker videotapes that document his every move.

Blucas is known to TV audiences for his work opposite Sarah Michelle Gellar on "Buffy." He has also starred in more than a dozen movies, including First Daughter opposite Katie Holmes and the upcoming 3 and After Sex opposite Taryn Manning and Jane Seymour.

Brian B.