The latest horror franchise gets a new leading lady. According to Variety, Julie Benz will topline the upcoming Saw V. The actress is best known for her roles in Dexter, Rambo and will be seen this fall in Punisher: War Zone.
This latest installment will see the directorial debut of David Hackl, who is no stranger to the franchise, having served as the production designer on Saw II, Saw III and Saw IV.
Production began last week on March 17 and the film is slated for an October 24 release.
Saw V was released October 24th, 2008 and stars Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor, Scott Patterson, Betsy Russell, Julie Benz, Meagan Good, Mark Rolston, Carlo Rota. The film is directed by David Hackl.