January 26, 2008 06:47:42 GMT
It has been confirmed that Tobin Bell, Scott Patterson and Costas Mandylor are back to play their memorable characters in the fifth installment of the 'Saw' franchise, 'Saw V'.
Rumored to be returning in "Saw V" earlier, the joining of the three original actors from "Saw" franchise has been confirmed. According to IGN.com, the "Saw IV" actors, Tobin Bell, Scott Patterson, and Costas Mandylor, are going to reprise their role in the fifth installment of the horror thriller.
In the movie directed by David Hackl, Bell is set to depict the film's pivotal character Jigsaw for the fifth time, while Patterson is back as FBI Agent Strahm and Mandylor plays police detective Hoffman. Mandylor joined the film franchise in "Saw III", while Patterson appeared in the film series for the first time in "Saw IV".
The Lionsgate Films' latest thriller is said to tell the story of an on-assignment investigative journalist who stumbles into Jigsaw's game. The film will be filmed in Toronto starting on March 17, as IGN.com claims.