A few days after learning that actor Daniel Newman would be playing Malachai in the new CHILDREN OF THE CORN remake, Shock Till You Drop has uncovered who will be portraying Isaac, the young preacher who convinces the town’s children to slaughter their parents.
Preston Bailey, who you may recognize as Cody, the son of DEXTER‘s girlfriend Rita on the hit Showtime series will be playing the role of Isaac, which was originated by John Franklin in the 1984 version of CHILDREN OF THE CORN as well as the 5th sequel CHILDREN OF THE CORN 666: ISAAC’S RETURN.
Donald Borchers, producer on the original is writing and directing the remake based on the Stephen King novelette. Also in the cast is David Anders and Kandyse McClure. The first CHILDREN starred Peter Horton and Linda Hamilton and eventually went on to spawn 6 sequels! More on the new film when we hear it!
Update on the shoot HERE!