Deadpoint Casts Quintessa Swindell as Lead in Rock Climbing Thriller


“Deadpoint” is directed by Adam Stein and Zach Lipovsky.

Quintessa Swindell in Trinkets

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Deadline is exclusively reporting that Spyglass Media Group has found a star for their upcoming movie dead center in Black Adam star Quintessa Swindell. You’ll be starring in what’s been billed as a “climbing thriller.”

Deadpoint is set to follow Swindell’s character as they set out to complete the dangerous mountain climb that killed their father. However, the journey becomes complicated when they witness a murder on the mountain and must now escape from a gang of criminals trying to silence the only witness to their crime. To escape, Swindell’s character must brave the unforgiving conditions as they continue their climb up the mountain with no choice but to head up.


Swindell last starred in the fourth season of the HBO drama In treatment and in both seasons of the Netflix comedy trinket. They also appeared in an episode of the first season of the hit HBO drama euphoria. Swindell also had a supporting role in Neil Burger‘s 2021 sci-fi thriller traveler Next Colin Farell, Ty Sheridanand Lily Rose Depp. In the near future they will also be seen on the side Dwayne Johnson as DC superhero Cyclone in Black Adam and Besides Joel Edgerton and Sigourney Weaver by doing Paul Schrader thriller master gardener. At this time, Swindell’s co-stars in the film are yet to be announced.


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Deadpoint is set to be directed by the duo adam stone and Zach Lipowski. Together, Stein and Lipovsky form a directing team that previously worked together directing the 2018 sci-fi drama geeks with Emile Hirsch and Bruce Dern, which they also wrote together. They also directed the live action Kim Possible Film and a few episodes of AppleTV+ Fraggle Rock reboot together. The script for the film was written by Paul Haapaniemiin her feature film debut. Chris Bender and Jake Weiner will serve as producers on the project.

No start of production or expected release date for the film has been announced at this time. Stay tuned to Collider for more updates on the project. Read the official synopsis for Deadpoint below:

The story follows a young woman as she sets out to complete the treacherous mountain climb that claimed her father’s life. Halfway through, she stumbles upon a murder and becomes the target of a ruthless gang of criminals intent on eliminating the only witness to their crime. Alone in the unforgiving wilderness and clinging to a sheer cliff face, her only way out is to climb.

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