Kiefer Sutherland set to join the cast of 'Flatliners'

Kiefer Sutherland set to join the cast of 'Flatliners'

Keifer Sutherland is confirmed to be joining the remake of "Flatliners" reports Deadline.

Sutherland is one of the original members from the iconic 1990 "Flatliners" movie, which also starred Julia Roberts, Kevin Bacon, Billy Baldwin and Oliver Platt as five medical students who experimented with near-death experiences by stopping their own hearts.

The actor, who will play a doctor in the new film, will also join Ellen Page, Diego Luna, Nina Dobrev, James Norton and Kiersey Clemens.

The remake is being directed by Niels Arden Oplev (the Swedish "Girl With The Dragon Tattoo") and will be produced by the producers of the original movie, Laurence Mark and Michael Douglas.