Here’s some news about a film on the hori­zon for next year. Scream Factory is mov­ing into the pro­duc­tion realm, part­ner­ing with Chiller — whose past t.v. films they have dis­trib­ut­ed on home video — to pro­duce a new fea­ture film enti­tled Fender Bender. There’s not much detail on the plot as of yet but this film will be writ­ten and direct­ed by Mark Pavia, who pre­vi­ous­ly adapt­ed Stephen King in The Night Flier, and will boast a cast of notable film and t.v. char­ac­ter actors. Read on for ear­ly eerie details on this pro­duc­tion…


Makenzie Vega, Dre Davis, Cassidy Freeman, Steven Michael Quezada and Bill Sage
Star in the Horror-Thriller Feature Directed by Mark Pavia

Los Angeles, CA – November 4, 2015 – Scream Factory™, Shout! Factory’s hor­ror gen­re enter­tain­ment imprint, and Chiller announced today the prin­ci­pal cast for the upcom­ing orig­i­nal hor­ror thriller FENDER BENDER, writ­ten by writer/director Mark Pavia (Stephen King’s THE NIGHT FLIER). Makenzie Vega (The Good Wife), Dre Davis (Pretty Little Liars, Scavenger Killers), Cassidy Freeman (Smallville, Longmire), Steven Michael Quezada (Breaking Bad, Element) and Bill Sage (American Psycho, We Are What We Are) are star­ring in the film. The stu­dios also announced that prin­ci­pal pho­tog­ra­phy has com­menced on loca­tion in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Pavia is direct­ing the film from a screen­play he has writ­ten. Carl W. Lucas and Joshua Bunting of EchoWolf Productions are pro­duc­ing, with Shout’s Jordan Fields and Gus Krieger serv­ing as co-pro­duc­ers. Executive pro­duc­ers for FENDER BENDER are Richard Foos, Bob Emmer, Garson Foos, Mark Pavia, Nadia Redler, and Brainstorm Media’s Meyer Shwarzstein. FENDER BENDER is devel­oped and exec­u­tive pro­duced by Shout! Factory in asso­ci­a­tion with Chiller.

With an eye towards a 2016 pre­mière on Chiller, Shout! Factory is han­dling the film’s world­wide sales and dis­tri­b­u­tion.