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Patrick Wilson starts work on Stephen King movie 'In the Tall Grass'

By Karen Butler
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Patrick Wilson starts work on Stephen King movie 'In the Tall Grass'
Patrick Wilson is starring in Netflix's adaptation of Stephen King's novella "In the Tall Grass." File Photo by James Atoa/UPI | License Photo

Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Filming began this week in Toronto on Netflix's adaptation of In the Tall Grass, a novella penned by Stephen King and his son Joe Hill.

"I should've known @StephenKing and @joe_hill would make grass, literally grass, into something terrifying. Here's a first look at 'In The Tall Grass,' a new thriller directed by Vincenzo Natali, and starring Patrick Wilson, Laysla De Oliveira, and Harrison Gilbertson. Coming 2019," said a tweet from Netflix Film, which featured the image of someone surrounded by grass taller than they are.

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The movie co-stars Avery Whitted, Rachel Wilson and Will Buie Jr.

"After hearing a young boy's cry for help, a sister and brother venture into a vast field of tall grass in Kansas but soon discover there may be no way out... and that something evil lurks within the tall grass," a synopsis said.

This is King's third collaboration with Netflix. The streaming service previously adapted King's stories Gerald's Game and 1922. A big-screen blockbuster based on his novel It was released last year and a star-studded sequel is now in the works. Hulu is airing the show Castle Rock, which is set in the King multiverse now.

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