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Former WCW / WWF wrester Rob "The Stro" Kellum is to star in Deader Country, the forthcoming sequel to Andrew Merkelbach's 2008 film Dead Country, in a specially written scene. Kellum will appear as his alter ego for a heated phone conversation with a local radio personalty. This is Kellum's second horror film appearance, having recently played Killer in 12-24, alongside Tiffany Shepis.
Another name who's recently signed to appear in Deader Country and has also taken on the role of co-writer, is british screenwriter Ben Trebilcook, who wrote the acclaimed screenplay spec 'Die Hardest' and also worked on an earlier incarnation of Mission: Impossible 3. Trebilcook is currently looking to produce his first feature titled 'Daisy Scarlett: Semper Occultus', which has been called by UK press a 'female James Bond'.
Whilst wagging school, two teenagers stumble across a strange hybrid creature, a beast that is half man, half alien and ALL zombie, which has managed to make its way unseen across desolate countryside to the town of Pleasance. Upon nursing the mutated zombie back to health, the teens unwittingly unleash a deadly new plague of the undead on the town’s populace. Now with a conscience and accompanied by a small group of eccentric locals, Orion is back to help battle the second legion of zombies. However, he is soon to discover a startling revelation that will alter the very fabric of his existence…