According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Sci Fi Channel is has added to the cast of its Children of the Corn remake, with David Anders, Kandyse McClure, Preston Bailey and Daniel Newman coming aboard the two-hour telefilm.
Based on the Stephen King novel, the TV-film features Anders and McClure as a couple with marital problems, who attempt a getaway driving trip, and end up in a seemingly deserted rural community that conceals a grim secret among its rows of tall corn. Bailey will play child preacher Isaac, while Newman plays his right-hand man Malachai.
The movie is scheduled to air sometime in 2009.
Below is the trailer for the original Children of the Corn from 1984, which was the feature film directing debut of Fritz Kiersch.