Following the synopsis
that debuted on monday, CBS Films has unveiled the first official photo from The Last Exorcism 2
. The new film has Nell Sweetzer (Ashley Bell
) struggling to put her life back together, but still being pursued by the demon that had possessed her.
Directed by Ed Gass-Donnelly
from a screenplay by Gass-Donnelly
and Damien Chazell
e, The Last Exorcism 2 is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed 2010 hit The Last Exorcism
, which surpassed all expectations by grossing more than $20 million its opening weekend.
Ashley Bell, Andrew Sensenig, Spencer Treat Clark, Muse Watson, David Jensen, Judd Lormand, Joe Chrest, Julia Garner, Louis Herthum, Tarra Riggs, Ashlynn Ross, Cristina Franco, Raeden Greer, E. Roger Mitchell, Boyana Balta all star in The Last Exorcism 2
which will be released to theaters on March 1st, 2013.
Continuing where the first film left off, teenage Nell Sweetzer is found dirty and terrified in the woods having just escaped a demon ritual in which a cult helped her give birth to a demon baby. Confused and scared, Nell is examined by doctors but she doesn’t remember much about the previous few months except that as a result of everything, her family is now dead. She is moved into Davreaux – a girls’ halfway house in New Orleans, where she will try to put her life back together with the help of the therapist, Frank Merle. She even begins to date a boy named Chris and starts a job at a local hotel.
But something doesn’t feel right to Nell. She is being sought after by the demon who possessed her in the first LAST EXORCISM. It wants Nell, but in a different way than before…