Simon Pegg starring in Burke And Hare

Simon Pegg has joined the cast of the upcoming black comedy Burke And Hare.

Burke And Hare follows the gruesome West Port murders that happened in Edinburgh between 1827 and 1828. Killers William Burke and William Hare sold the bodies of their 17 victims to the Edinburgh Medical College for research purposes

Landis (American Werewolf In London) will direct the project which will be scripted by Piers Ashworth and Nick Moorcroft.