“The Iron Claw – A24 Announced Von Erich Wrestling Drama Starring Zac Efron”
The Iron Claw, an upcoming drama starring Zac Efron that revolves around the famous Von Erich family of wrestlers, has been announced by A24.
The Iron Claw: Synopsis
The Iron Claw is a true story written and directed by Sean Durkin (Martha Marcy May Marlene) that follows the famed Von Erich family through their ups and downs in the world of wrestling. As of this writing, no release date has been set.
Since the 1960s, the Von Erich family has had a huge influence on wrestling, and they are famous for their so-called family curse. Five of Fritz Von Eric’s six sons, the family’s first wrestler, died before their father in a variety of circumstances. Prior to their deaths, most of Fritz’s sons, including Kerry Von Erich, were famous wrestlers. Marshall and Ross Von Erich, the sons of Kevin Von Erich (the last living son), are still alive today Fritz), they continue to wrestle.
The film will be produced by A24, Tessa Ross, Derrin Schlesinger, and Harrison Huffman. House Productions is developing the film with the help of Access Entertainment and BBC Film