The Conjuring spin-off Annabelle now filming

12 Years A Slave’s Alfre Woodard joins the cast of Annabelle as shooting begins

AnnabelleThe Conjuring spin-off Annabelle has begun filming and has added Oscar nominee and 12 Years A Slave star Alfre Woodard to the cast.

The Conjuring was a huge financial success and Variety reports the James Wan-produced spin-off has started production. John Leonetti, who served as cinematographer on The Conjuring, is directing Annabelle, which also stars Annabelle Wallis (Peaky Blinders) and Ward Horton.

You can read our review of The Conjuring here, and buy it on Blu-ray for £12.99 at Amazon.co.uk.