has joined the Miramax remake of the classic 1973 television movie Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
, scripted by Guillermo Del Toro
and directed by Troy Nixey
. Bailee Madison
has also signed on to play his daughter. They'll be joining Katie Holmes
, who was cast a couple of months ago.
In the original telefilm, John Hutton and Kim Darby played Alex and Sally Farnham, who inherit a mansion from Sally's grandmother.