David Hayter. the writer behind X-MEN, X2, WATCHMEN and the voice of Solid Snake in the METAL GEAR SOLID GAMES, is currently filming his directorial debut WOLVES. Hayter has described his film as:
TWILIGHT with a bit more bite to it, and without abstinence.
Lucas Til plays an 18 year old who has runaway after turning into a werewolf and slaughtering his family. He ends up in a town known as Lupine Ridge, where a battle for dominance among werewolf clans is taking place. Here’s the official synopsis:
Cayden Richards, 18, has it all: Captain of the high school football team; straight-A student; gorgeous girlfriend. But when he wakes one dark night to find his parents brutally murdered, he is horrified to realize that he is turning into an animal: a wild, savage wolf.
Panicked, Cayden runs, determined to find out what is happening to him. His quest leads him to the strange, isolated town of Lupine Ridge, where two clans of wolves are on the brink of war.
The opposing clans are lead by Connor, the powerful, pure-blood alpha of a savage pack and John Tollerman, an old farmer, committed to protecting the human citizens of Lupine Ridge. But when Cayden falls for Angelina, the beautiful, young mate promised to Connor, a battle to the death is inevitable.
And as the past begins to reveal itself, Cayden’s place in the world becomes clearer – as does his power to put an end to the savage violence building up around and within him…
WOLVES is looking for release sometime next year. It stars Lucas Till, Jason Momoa, Kaitlyn Leeb, Stephen McHattie, and Simon Northwood.