April 16, 2018
Jason Clarke Touted for ‘Pet Sematary’ Remake; Here’s Everything We Know
UPDATE: Jason Clarke (above) is now in talks in star in the new version of Pet Sematary, according to The Hollywood Reporter. If things work out, he will play the lead role, a doctor who has moved his family out of the city into a more rural area. Tragically, his son is killed in an accident, prompting the doctor to take extreme measures.
(What follows is our original article, with many more details, first published on October 31, 2017.)
Paramount Pictures has been developing a remake of Pet Sematary since 2011, but the massive success of It last month has Hollywood scrambling to catch the heat of Stephen King mania. The favor for the author’s work has already continued into Netflix’s Gerald’s Game and 1922.