It was announced today that Michael Madsen (Reservoir Dogs, Kill Bill Vol. 1, Kill Bill Vol. 2), Lacey Chabert (Mean Girls, Party of Five), Scott Grimes (Robin Hood, American Dad!) and Clare Kramer (Bring It On, The Rules Of Attraction) will star alongside Thomas Ian Nicholas (American Pie, American Reunion, The Rules Of Attraction) in Brian A. Metcalf's new horror/drama The Lost Tree.

Written, directed and produced by Metcalf, The Lost Tree is centered around a man, Noah (Nicholas), who is guilt-ridden for the death of his wife, Emma (Kramer). He travels to an isolated cabin in search of peace and isolation. But he soon learns of the dangerous surroundings of the area.

Madsen is set to play the role of John, Noah's dad. Chabert will play Jenna, Noah's best friend and coworker while Grimes will be Alan, a real estate agent.

Principal photography is slated to begin next month in Los Angeles. The Lost Tree is a Red Compass Media, Inc. production. Producers are Nicholas, Metcalf and Ben Chan. Here's what Nicholas and Metcalf had to say in a joint statement.

"We are honored that we've been able to assemble this outstanding cast to tell the story of The Lost Tree."