‘Warm Bodies’ Eyes John Malkovich for the Lead in Zombie Movie

Jonathan Levine’s horror film follows an existentially tormented zombie named "R".

John Malkovich in talks for a role in Warm Bodies
John Malkovich in talks for a role in Warm Bodies
John Malkovich is in talks with Summit Entertainment to play a key role in the upcoming horror Warm Bodies. The actor might play the role of General Grigio, who's obsessed with the destruction of the zombie threat.

Jonathan Levine will be writing and directing the film based on the book by Isaac Marion, which follows an existentially tormented zombie named "R" who begins an unlikely friendship with the girlfriend of one of his victims. It starts a chain reaction that will transform him, his fellow zombies, and maybe the whole undead world.

Warm Bodies was released February 1st, 2013 and stars Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, Analeigh Tipton, Rob Corddry, Dave Franco, John Malkovich, Cory Hardrict, Daniel Rindress-Kay. The film is directed by Jonathan Levine.

Sources: Variety

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Comments (9)

  1. Jay.A.Ottley

    Nice i've been curious to read this book, the synopsis sounds awesome and original, but hmmm John Malkovich

    4 years agoby @jayaottleyFlag

  2. ZanyZap

    More zombies... World War Z is the one to anticipate.

    4 years agoby @zanyzapFlag

  3. skywise

    Loce the Malkovitch and love me some zombies. i will definatly be checking this out.

    4 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  4. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    There seems to be a bug going around

    4 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  5. CUPID

    Sound stupid.

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  6. bud2fresh

    I'm sorry but i don't even understand why anybody would want to make this piece of crap.

    4 years agoby @bud2freshFlag

  7. Xybernetic

    how much more can "Zombies" be milked?

    4 years agoby @xyberneticFlag

  8. thrashnasty190

    @dan1 Totally agree.

    4 years agoby @thrashnasty190Flag

  9. Dan

    I like Malkovich, but the premise for this movie sounds dumb as sh*t.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

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