Mitchell, who stars as Megan, is best known for her leading role as Emily Fields on ABC Family's hit show Pretty Little Liars. She also starred in Garry Marshall's Mother's Day.
Stana Katic (Castle) plays Megan's AA sponsor, Lisa, a nurse who secures her friend the job at the morgue; Grey Damon (Aquarius) is Megan's estranged police officer boyfriend, Andrew; Nick Thune (Nick Thune: Good Guy) plays the ambulance driver who delivers the deadly body; Jacob Ming-Trent (Feed The Beast) and newcomer Max McNamara are Megan's jovial hospital colleagues; and Louis Herthum (Westworld) plays a killer who is convinced that his victim is not dead.
Director Diederik Van Rooijen previously directed the acclaimed Dutch series Penoza and the features Daylight and Taped. Writer Brian Sieve's credits include Scream: The TV Series and Boogeyman 2. Rounding out the production team are Van Rooijen's Dutch compatriots Lennert Hillege, director of photography (Prey) and Paula Loos, production designer (Suburban Cowboy); Deborah Newhall (Brotherhood) is costume designer.
Cadaver films in Boston and New England Studios, Devens, MA through mid-December.
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