Norman Bates’ kid to direct Scream 4 star

Emma Roberts and Kiernan Shipka are set to star in “February”, a horror-thriller to be directed by Anthony Perkins’ son.

Osgood Perkins also wrote the script about two students at a girls’ prep school who find themselves stranded after their parents mysteriously fail to retrieve them for winter break.

Adrienne Biddle and Bryan Bertino of Unbroken Pictures will produce with Rob Paris’ Paris Film Inc.

Foreign sales will kick off a the Toronto Film Festival through Highland Film Group.