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.
Rob Huebel joins the supporting cast of Hell Baby
Starring Rob Corddry and Leslie Bibb, it was announced today that joining the supporting cast is Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Riki Lindhome and Keegan Michael Key.
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.
Hell Baby comes to theaters in 2013 and stars Leslie Bibb, Rob Corddry, Thomas Lennon, Riki Lindhome, Rob Huebel, Michael Ian Black, Paul Scheer, Keegan Michael Key. The film is directed by Robert Ben Garant, Thomas Lennon.