Roger Bart has signed on to star in the horror, Hostel 2 for Screen Gems and Lionsgate.

The film, written and directed by Eli Roth, continues the story of a group of backpackers lured to a remote Slovakian village, where businessmen pay to kill them for pleasure, reports Variety.

Bart has also been cast as a U.S. attorney in Universal's Ridley Scott-directed American Gangster, which stars Russell Crowe and Denzel Washington.

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Hostel 2 is currently shooting in Prague.