Hellboy's Ron Perlman has joined the supernatural thriller Season of the Witch for Relativity Media and Atlas Entertainment, starring opposite Nicolas Cage.

According to Variety, Dominic Sena is directing from a screenplay by Bragi Schut.

Season of the Witch tells the story of 14th century knights transporting a girl suspected of being a witch responsible for spreading the Black Plague.

Stephen Campbell Moore, Claire Foy and Robbie Sheehan round out the cast.

Shooting will start in early November in Austria and Hungary.