A love affair gone mistaken, Pool Boy Nightmare follows working mom Gale (Jessica Morris) who begins a relationship with the pool boy, Adam (Tanner Zagarino). However, when Gale decides to finish their romance, the pool boy will get revenge and begins courting her highschool daughter, Becca (Ellie Darcey). This twisted story of vengeance guarantees to maintain audiences on their toes.
Distractify spoke solely with the star of the movie, Jessica Morris, in regards to the new thriller. Try our Q&A beneath. (Editor’s observe: This interview has been edited and condensed for readability.)
Jessica Morris shares insights about her Lifetime thriller, ‘Pool Boy Nightmare’:
Distractify: What are you able to say about Pool Boy Nightmare when it comes to suspense? Are you able to tease any doable deaths, gore..?
Jessica Morris: Properly, it positively begins off with a bang, and never everybody does survive. I’m certain you possibly can inform within the trailer that the character that performs the pool boy is a bit bit unhinged and a bit obsessive so he positively does some injury.
Lots of occasions in thriller motion pictures, audiences are left with the underlying query of: Is the killer or villain actually gone or useless? Is that one thing we’ll see with this film? Will it finish on a cliffhanger for the story to presumably proceed?
JM: I actually don’t even know as a result of I believe we shot two completely different variations of the ending as a result of they weren’t actually certain which one they wished to go along with. So, I don’t even know and I haven’t seen the film but. So, I’m unsure.
Is that widespread, to movie two endings in a thriller film?
JM: I’ve not skilled that. I believe it’s cool as a result of it makes it extra of a shock for me to observe it. … The author and director Rolfe Kanefsky, he’s directed and wrote numerous horror movies. This can be a little bit completely different as a result of it’s a Lifetime TV film thriller, so I believe that’s a part of it too. The ending he might have wished may need been a bit darker, the place they wish to wrap issues up on Lifetime a bit lighter and extra closing.
I noticed within the teaser posted that you simply whack the pool boy with the pool skimmer. Good! Did you do your individual stunts for this movie?
JM: Yeah, I did all my very own stunts. That was a enjoyable second for me to movie after I obtained to hit him with that factor. It’s a kind of strikes the place it’s all in how he reacts, which sells it ‘trigger clearly I’m not truly hitting him.
When doing your individual stunts, was there one which was more difficult?
JM: There was one scene the place I’m making an attempt to untie anyone they usually actually had the character zip-tied fairly tightly. We did it once more they usually ended up dishonest it for me, however at first it wasn’t cheated in any respect. At first it was actually arduous to get it undone and pretending that the unhealthy man is coming to get us and I’m making an attempt to save lots of their life, however in actual life I in all probability wouldn’t; we’d in all probability each die as a result of I can not get this factor undone.
Pool Boy Nightmare will premiere on Sept. 7 at eight pm ET on Lifetime.