Adrien Brody, Forest Whitaker, Elijah Wood and Cam Gigandet join remake of Das Experiment

Adrien Brody, Forest Whitaker, Elijah Wood and Cam Gigandet will star in “The Experiment,” a remake of the German psychological thriller “Das Experiment.


“Das Experiment,” directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, centered on a group of ordinary men recruited to take on the roles of guards and prisoners as part of a research study and examined how the effects of assigned roles, power and control affected the participants. Brody will portray the de facto leader of the prisoners while Whitaker will play a guard who’s corrupted by the power he’s given.


Jim Seibel and Tracee Stanley and Magnet’s John Michaels are exec producing along with Scott Nemes and Dawn Parouse.