TORONTO, June 27 (UPI) --
A remake of the horror classic "Carrie," starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore
and Judy Greer
, has begun shooting in Toronto, MGM said Wednesday.
Kimberly Peirce is directing the screen adaptation of Stephen King's supernatural tale of a telekinetic teenage girl tormented by her peers.
Peirce's directing credits include "Stop-Loss," "The L-Word' and "Boys Don't Cry," which she also wrote.
"Carrie" is slated for a 2013 theatrical release.
Brian De Palma's 1976 film version earned Oscar nominations for stars Sissy Spacek and Piper Laurie.
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