Shudder, AMC Networks’ premium streaming service for horror, thrillers and the supernatural, has unveiled the trailer and premiere date for its upcoming psychological horror film, The Twin, starring Teresa Palmer and Steven Cree.
The hotly anticipated original film is is set to premiere exclusively on Shudder platforms in Australia and New Zealand on Friday, 6 May.
In The Twin, navigating the aftermath of the tragic death of one of their twins, Rachel (Palmer) and husband Anthony (Cree) relocate halfway across the world to the quiet Scandinavian countryside with their surviving son in the hopes of starting a new life. What begins as a time of healing takes an ominous turn when Rachel uncovers the harrowing truth about her sun and confronts the malevolent forces seeking to control him.
The English-language debut of writer/director Taneli Mustonen of The Twin won the best fiction award at industry showcase Finnish Film Affair last year, as well as best project at the BIFAN development forum in Korea.
Written by Taneli Mustonen and Aleksi Hyvärinen and produced by Don Films’ Aleksi Hyvärinen (“Arrhythmia,” “Lake Bodom”), The Twin is executive produced by Joris van Wijk, Shudder’s Emily Gotto, Film Constellation’s Fabien Westerhoff, and Post Control Helsinki’s Toni Valla.