We have seen House of 1000 Corpses, its sequel, The Devil’s Rejects, and although it has taken more than a decade for the follow-up film to be released, it is finally here and it is no other than the much talked about movie, 3 From Hell. Musician and horror filmmaker, Rob Zombie is the mastermind of the 3 movies and he is known for his distinct artistic expressions. Who will make up 3 From Hell’s cast? Will Zombie unleash his bloody film trends again? Find out about that and other intriguing things about this new release by Rob Zombie as you read on.
3 From Hell Background Details
As mentioned earlier, 3 From Hell is an upcoming horror film directed by Rob Zombie. It is a follow up to the 2003 original horror film, House of 1000 Corpses and its sequel, The Devil’s Rejects which came out in 2005. Like this coming third one, the first two films were also directed by Zombie. While the plot is not yet known, it is certain that 3 From Hell’s cast will include lead characters from the other films appearing as the main antagonists in the film. More so, we have been given a sneak peek into the film from its trailer which was released in June 2019.
When Is The Release Date For 3 From Hell?
The film is scheduled for a 3-day theatrical release starting from September 16, 2019, to September 18, 2019. On October 15, 2019, 3 From Hell will be released on DVD and Blu-ray.
Who Are The Cast and Characters Of 3 From Hell?
Like House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects, the film will star Sid Haig, Sheri Moon Zombie, and Bill Moseley as Captain Spaulding, Vera-Ellen “Baby” Firefly, and Otis Driftwood respectively. Daniel Trejo and Daniel Roebuck are also reprising their roles.
The following is a comprehensive list of 3 From Hell’s cast and the characters they will portray:
1. Sheri Moon-Zombie as Vera-Ellen “Baby” Firefly
The only daughter in the psycho family of Firefly, Baby, as she was fondly nicknamed by her adopted brother and friend, Otis, has displayed tendencies of mania and psychosis since she was a child. She has come a long way from stabbing a schoolmate in the eye with a knife to becoming a full-blown murderous maniac and a major character in 3 From Hell. This role is portrayed by Rob Zombie’s wife, Sheri Moon-Zombie.
2. Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding
This 3 From Hell character is the weird-looking head of the Firefly family and Baby’s overprotective father. Captain Spaulding usually dresses up as a clown to run his Museum of Monsters and Madmen, a front he uses to get more victims to come around the Firefly’s house. His nickname is “Cutter” and he makes awesome fried chicken. He was shot and arrested along with his daughter and Otis in the climax of the second film.
3. Bill Moseley as Otis B. Driftwood
Otis Driftwood is the adopted member of the Firefly family who joined them in 1975 when Vera Firefly was only 17 years old. He is the most violent member of the family with a taste for necrophilia and sexual assault. He has, on occasions dragged Spaulding’s position as head of the family with him, nevertheless, Otis has an unquestionable bond with the Firefly family and is also seen in 3 From Hell’s cast list, reprising his role.
4. Danny Trejo as Rondo
He is one of the two bounty hunters called the “Unholy Two” hired by Sheriff John Wydell to track down the rejects, aka the Firefly Family in The Devil’s Rejects.
5. Daniel Roebuck as Morris Green
The talk show host in The Devil’s Rejects who interviewed an occult specialist about his thoughts on the Firefly family crimes, Green believed that the Firefly family is a cult. He is also seen in 3 From Hell, playing a cameo.
Moreso, actors who have worked with Zombie in one or more of his previous films are joining 3 From Hell’s cast. These include the likes of Dee Wallace, Jeff Daniel Phillips, and Richard Brake who will be portraying the respective characters of Greta, Warden Virgil Dallas Harpe and Winslow Foxworth Coltrane nicknamed Foxy.
Other actors joining 3 From Hell‘s cast include Pancho Moler as Sebastian, Bill Oberst Jr. as Tony Commando, Austin Stoker as Earl Gibson, Emilio Rivera as Aquarius, and Clint Howard as Mr. Baggy Britches. Sources also have it that Wade Williams, David Ury, Tom Papa, Dot-Marie Jones, Richard Riehle, Sean Whalen, Richard Edson, and Kevin Jackson have also joined the cast in undetermined roles.