Blumhouse’s voice actor for Golden Freddy in their upcoming live-action adaptation of the popular video game series Five Nights at Freddy’s with the same name has reportedly been revealed online, with the information coming from IMDB Pro via Twitter.
A popular Twitter account in the FNAF fandom known as FNAF Movie Updates posted the new casting information for Blumhouse’s Five Nights at Freddy’s on April 6, stating that actor Ted Atherton (Hollywoodland, Max Payne) will be serving as the voice actor for Golden Freddy, not to be mistaken for the titular Freddy Fazbear.
Atherton has yet to be added to the cast or crew on the normal IMDB page for Five Nights at Freddy’s, however, the FNAF Movie Updates Twitter account has been known to provide trusted news for the upcoming Blumhouse horror.
The main confirmed cast currently includes Josh Hutcherson as Mike Schmidt, Matthew Lillard as William Afton, Elizabeth Lail as Vanessa, Mary Stuart Masterson as “Female Villain”, Bailey Winston as Kim, Kat Conner Sterling as Max, Christian Stokes as Hank, Piper Rubio as Abby, Theodus Crane as Jeremiah, among others who will help to bring the iconic game franchise to the live-action realm this Halloween.
The movie is directed by Emma Tammi who is known for past titles such as Into The Dark and The Wind, Original creator Scott Cawthon has writing credits alongside Tammi and Seth Cuddeback. Producing has Russell Binder, Jason Blum, Cawthon, Beatriz Sequeira, and Christopher H. Warner, with music by Tyler Bates.
Blumhouse’s Five Nights at Freddy’s comes to theatres and Peacock on October 27, 2023.