The New Mexico Film Office Announces ‘The Guest’ Filming in New Mexico

The production will employ approximately 75 New Mexico crew members and 85 principals and background talent.

Date July 18, 2013 at 11:54 AM

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Publication SantaFe.com

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New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis announced today the production of Snoot Entertainment's The Guest, a dramatic thriller starring Dan Stevens (Downtown Abbey).  Production started mid-July and will continue through the end of August in Moriarty, Edgewood  and Estancia.

The production will employ approximately 75 New Mexico crew members and 85 principals and background talent.

The Guest reunites the creative team behind Lionsgate's upcoming horror film You're Next, with Adam Wingard directing, Simon Barrett writing, and Keith Calder and Jess Wu producing. The Guest is about a family who take in a houseguest who claims to have been friends with their deceased eldest son, but who in fact harbors a sinister past and violent agenda.

From a New Mexico Film Office media release.

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