Rounding out the directorial lineup are Jason Eisener (Hobo with a Shotgun), Timo Tjahjanto (The ABCs of Death), Gregg Hale, Adam Wingard (A Horrible Way to Die), and screenwriter Simon Barrett, who makes his directorial debut. Gareth Evans will co-direct his segment with Timo Tjahjanto, while Eduardo Sánchez will team up with his producing partner Gregg Hale on their segment.
The original V/H/S, which is still available on VOD formats, followed a group of students tasked with finding a VHS tape in a house, only to discover hundreds of tapes inside. The sequel follows a similar conceit, with a pair of investigators who find a tape while searching for a missing student. Adam Wingard will direct the overall story, with the other filmmakers directing the individual segments found on the tapes.
Production is currently under way in Los Angeles, Maryland, Nova Scotia, British Columbia, and Indonesia.
V/H/S/2 comes to theaters July 12th, 2013 and stars Kelsy Abbott, Hannah Al Rashid, Devon Marie Burt, Samantha Gracie, L.C. Holt, Hannah Hughes, Lawrence Michael Levine, Mindy Robinson. The film is directed by Simon Barrett, Jason Eisener, Gareth Evans, Gregg Hale, Eduardo Sánchez, Timo Tjahjanto, Adam Wingard.