Production begins this week in New Orleans on the horror comedy Hell Baby, which marks co-screenwriters Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant's feature film co-directorial debut. Darko Entertainment is financing the film, which is produced by Darko Entertainment's Sean McKittrick, Jeff Culotta and Ted Hamm; Principato-Young's Peter Principato and Paul Young; and Garant/Lennon Productions. The film is an original script from the multi-hyphenates Lennon and Garant, who have written nine feature films together including Night at the Museum, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, and Reno 911!: Miami.
Darko Entertainment is repped by the Creative Artists Agency, who is handling the sales on the film. Principato-Young is repped by Hansen, Jacobson. Huebel is repped by Principato-Young and CAA. Scheer is repped by Principato-Young and UTA. Lindhome is repped by Principato-Young and WME. Key is repped by Principato-Young and UTA.
In Hell Baby, a young expectant couple moves in to New Orleans most haunted fixer-upper and calls upon The Vatican's elite exorcism team to save them from a demonic baby. Lennon and Garant portray that team.