Date: 16th February 2018

Robert Pattinson to star in Robert Eggers fantasy horror 'The Lighthouse'.

Robert Pattinson has joined Willem Dafoe on The Lighthouse, Robert Eggers' follow-up to The Witch that also reunites Rt Features and A24.

The project is a fantasy horror story set in the world of sea-faring myths and is scheduled to start production this spring.

Robert Eggers and Max Eggers wrote the screenplay, and Rt Features’ Rodrigo Teixeira and Lourenšo Sant’ Anna developed the project with Eggers and will produce alongside Parts & Labor’s Jay Van Hoy, and Youree Henley.

Eggers said: "I am extremely happy to be working with Rt, A24, and Parts & Labor again. Along with New Regency, they are providing me and my collaborators with the support and freedom to make this film the way it needs to be made. It’s a privilege."

Source: Press Release