'Assassination Nation': Cast, Release Date, Plot, Trailer And Everything You Need To Know

22 January 2018, 10:40

Bella Thorne
Bella Thorne. Picture: Assassination Nation

By James Wilson-Taylor

We rounded up all the details about the upcoming action/horror flick that has just stormed Sundance.

Bill Skarsgård and Suki Waterhouse were among the stars getting stuck in the snow this January as their new movie Assassination Nation premiered at the annual Sundance Festival.

So, what is it all about then? Let's round up all the details we have so far:

Assassination Nation
Assassination Nation. Picture: Sundance

What is the plot of Assassination Nation?

According to Deadline, the film focuses on "how one town lost its mind when a provocateur starts posting details from the private digital lives of everyone in the small town of Salem...a wild cautionary tale that centers on high school senior Lily and her crew of besties who live in a haze of texts, posts, selfies, and chats—just like everyone else. So when it all comes out, the ugly parts of human nature are quickly revealed."

Who is in the cast of Assassination Nation?

Bill Skarsgård plays the role of Mark, Bella Thorne plays Reagan and Odessa Young stars as Lily. Other cast members include Joel McHale, Colman Domingo, Suki Waterhouse, Anika Noni Rose and Maude Apatow.

Who is the writer and director of Assassination Nation?

Sam Levinson has written the screenplay as well as directed the film. Sam most recently wrote HBO's The Wizard Of Lies starring Robert De Niro.

What is the release date of Assassination Nation?

The film premiered at Sundance Festival on January 21st. A wider release date is expected to be announced shortly.

Is there a trailer for Assassination Nation?

Oh yes, check out the teaser trailer below: