‘Slasher’ star Richard O’Brien to star in new horror film: Deadline

Hollywood is bracing for the return of one of its biggest stars: Richard O”Brien, who played the Joker in the 1980s blockbuster film, “Slasher” with Michael Myers.

O’Briens next project will be a film about a serial killer known as the “Mushroom King,” which is set to be released next year, Variety reports.

OBrien’s next film will be “Slash,” which will be directed by James Wan and starring Amy Adams and Tom Hardy.

A spokeswoman for the actor says O’Brian is focused on a film project.

O”Bries upcoming film will focus on the murder of a man who’s been locked up for 20 years.

He will play the unnamed “Mug Man.”