The upcoming zombie survival film has gained two fantastic actors in their cast. “Doctor Who” star Matt Smith and “Game of Thrones” star Natalie Dormer have officially been announced as the newest additions to Patient Zero.
The film takes place in a post-outbreak zombie apocalypse and follows the adventures of one man who has the unique ability to speak with the undead and who hopes to use his gift to discover a cure for the plague and his infected wife.
Patient Zero was scripted by Mike Le and directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky, who previously helmed the Academy Award winning The Counterfeiters. Vincent Newman is attached to produce Patient Zero for Screen Gems through his Vincent Newman Entertainment.
Smith is also starring in the big screen adaptation Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and the upcoming franchise reboot Terminator Genisys, hitting theaters July 1, 2015.Dormer is currently starring in Francis Lawrence’s The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 which hit theaters this month.