Selena Gomez will star in the horror film Aftershock, reports Deadline. Eli Roth most recently produced The Last Exorcism, a micro-budget film that grossed $70 million worldwide. After the success of small-budget genre films..
..like Chronicle and The Last Exorcism, these movies are becoming a license to print money. The plot revolves around an insane asylum on an island, where the inmates escape during the quake. Roth and Lopez wrote the story together,
..and inspired by the latter’s experience when an earthquake devastated Chile in 2010. The film is four weeks into production in Chile. Selena Gomez, who was in Chile doing a concert and came over to do a cameo.