WHEN A WOMAN TRYING TO OUTRUN HER PAST ENDS UP TRAPPED BETWEEN A ZOMBIE OUTBREAK AND WARRING MILITIA GROUPS WHILE BACK IN HER HOMETOWN, SHE MUST FIGHT TO ESCAPE AND FIND HER WAY HOME
ELLEN ADAIR is best known as 'Bess McTeer' on USA's THE SINNER and 'Janet Bayne' on the Showtime series HOMELAND. They have recurred on BULL, BILLIONS, THE SLAP, VEEP, and THE FAMILY, and will next appear next on the upcoming Netflix series ARCHIVE 81. Other television credits include TTHE GOOD FIGHT, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, CHICAGO FIRE, and BROTHERHOOD. Ellen starred opposite Omar Epps and Jamie Kennedy in Patrick Lussier's 2019 horror feature TRICK, and can be seen in the upcoming films CRYPTID and LOVE AND COMMUNICATION.
CORBIN BERNSEN made his initial mark on the seminal television series L.A. LAW as opportunistic lawyer 'Arnie Becker,' earning him multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominations over the show's eight-year run. He has since starred on multiple series, including THE CAPE, JAG, PSYCH and THE RESIDENT, and has guest starred on MAGNUM P.I., TOMMY, THE PUNISHER, HAP AND LEONARD, BILLIONS, THE KOMINSKY METHOD, FRESH OFF THE BOAT, AMERICAN GODS, GRACE AND FRANKIE, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS and THE LEAGUE. He has starred in countless feature films including the MAJOR LEAGUE franchise.
JEREMY HOLM is best known as 'Agent Nathan Green' on Netflix's HOUSE OF CARDS and 'Mr. Sutherland' on the USA series MR. ROBOT. Other television credits include THE GOOD FIGHT, PRODIGAL SON, MADAM SECRETARY, THE CODE, DECEPTION and BLUE BLOODS to name a few. Holm has also established a loyal genre following after starring in back-to-back horror features THE RANGER (Shudder / SXSW), Jeffrey Reddick's DON'T LOOK BACK and The McManus Brothers' feature THE BLOCK ISLAND SOUND.
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AMANDA FULLER is best known for portraying 'Kristin Baxer' on LAST MAN STANDING (ABC) and Madison 'Badison' Murphy on ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK (Netflix). She also recurred as 'Dr. Morgan Peterson' on GREY'S ANATOMY.
She has appeared in the horror features ALL THE CREATURES WERE STIRRING, STARRY EYES, CREATURE and the thriller FASHIONISTA opposite Ethan Embry.
MITZI AKAHA is a bilingual New York based actress who started her career in Tokyo appearing in Uniqlo ads with Pharrell Williams before becoming a regular on NHK alongside Koyabu Kazutoya and Maeda Maeda. She now works regularly in both Asian and North American markets. Her next project, the J-horror epic BASHIRA, is directed by Nickson Fong of the MATRIX franchise. She will star alongside Liam Aiken (A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS) and Kiki Sukezane (HEROES: REBORN) for that release.
DANA SNYDER is best known for voicing 'Master Shake' on AQUA TEEN HUNGER FORCE and 'Granny' on SQUIDBILLIES, both for Adult Swim. He has voiced hundreds of projects, and has also appeared onscreen for Adult Swim's YOUR PRETTY FACE IS GOING TO HELL and Nickelodeon's THE THUNDERMANS. He most recently joined the voice cast of LEGO STAR WARS TERRIFYING TALES for Disney+ and was named Best Male Vocal Performance in a TV Special / Direct-to-DVD Title or Short for his performance in BATMAN: UNLIMITED: ANIMAL INSTINCTS in 2015.
TIMOTHY V. MURPHY has been voted "Best Villain in American Television" for his work as 'Galen O'Shea' on the FX hit series SONS OF ANARCHY, and has appeared on THE BASTARD EXECUTIONER, SNOWPIERCER and WESTWORLD. His feature film work includes Disney's THE LONE RANGER opposite Johnny Depp, APPALOOSA starring and directed by Ed Harris, MACGRUBER opposite Will Forte, Kristen Wiig and Val Kilmer, NATIONAL TREASURE: BOOK OF SECRETS starring Nicholas Cage and Ed Harris, and Jason Momoa's directoial debut ROAD TO PALOMA.
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STEVEN PIERCE is a writer and director with a body of work that spans narrative features, documentary, live music and commercials. As a showrunner, he helmed both the hit series "Top Photographer" with Nigel Barker and "What It Takes" for the NHL/HULU, and has received four collaborative Emmy Awards and an ACE nomination for his work on "Saturday Night Live."
As a documentary filmmaker, he has shaped the stories of Kurt Warner, JJ Watt, Jamaal Charles, Emmanuel Sanders, Christian Yelich and others.
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MATT MUNDY is line producer for both Framework Productions and FP Artists. He oversees day-to-day finances, operations, staffing, admin, and HR., and coordinates with FP's Head of Production to help create seamless production experiences for both crew and client.
With many years experience and background in various aspects of the performing arts, Matt also has the expertise to facilitate remote projects, podcasting, and live events.
JAMES ALLERDYCE oversees creative and quality control for all FP projects, working closely with clients and division heads to facilitate the agreed upon vision. He works foremost as a producer, specializing in custom budgets and the building of complex schedules to satisfy projects of various scopes.
As a writer, James develops original copy for various commercial projects and is developing multiple feature film scripts. As a director, he has shaped narrative, documentary, commercial, sports and music pieces for countless clients.
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LORI KAY is President of FP Artists, where she personally oversees a roster of clients working across film, television and stage. She also operates as a talent producer for various narrative projects at Framework Productions.
In addition to management and producing, Ms. Kay enjoys leading industry masterclasses at universities across the country when her schedule allows. She is currently the Vice President of the Talent Managers Association and is a producer of the annual industry event The Heller Awards in Los Angeles.
BRET CARR serves as Finance Producer for Framework Productions and oversees all of FP's financing and investment opportunities while also working closely with legal to navigate all questions or benefits reserved for potential investors.
Having produced projects spanning stage, screen and live events, he brings a diverse and unique understanding of the potential challenges involved in executing successful creative projects.
“HERD” is an action horror film about Jamie Miller and her wife, Alex Kanai, trying to save their failing marriage by going on an isolated trip in rural Missouri. After Alex breaks her leg, the women find themselves trapped in Jamie’s small hometown which has become overrun by virus-infected, “Heps”.
Big John Gruber shuttles them to safety, but not before Alex is scratched by a large hep.
held up in a warehouse, jamie has an emotional reunion with her farther.
after witnessing personnel and gruesome horrors, she attempts to sneak away with Alex, only to be betrayed by one of her only connections.
Now caught between the group that saved her, a local militia, and the growing hep threat, is there any chance she will be able to save Alex and finally escape ?
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