Actor John Malkovich is in conversations to join the zombie movie Warm Bodies according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Based on the novel by Isaac Marion, the film is being developed by Summit Entertainment with Jonathan Levine set to direct.
The tone is similiar to Twilight meets Shaun of the Dead and follows an existentially tormented zombie named R that begins an unlikely friendship with the human girlfriend of one of his victims. The blossoming relationship begins to flower the zombie’s dormant humanity.
Also starring in the movie are Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer and Rob Corddry.