British up-comer Sam Coleman (pictured below), repped by Emma Burnett at Mad Fish Management, has been cast as ‘Bud,’ one of the aforementioned three boys who escape from the home for delinquent youths and kidnaps a young nurse.
‘Bud’ is described to us as a big, slow boy with a violent streak. Could he become Leatherface?The premise of the film, as mentioned in the above quote, is about three juvenile delinquents, one of whom grows up to be Leatherface. The IMDb description reads:
Prequel about teenage Leatherface who escapes from a mental hospital with three other inmates, kidnaps a young nurse and takes her on a road trip from hell. Along the way, they are pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge.No release date is mentioned for the film.