First day on set.

Former “Days of our Lives” actors Molly Burnett (ex-Melanie Jonas) went to Instagram to celebrate the first day on set of her new film, “Hiker: The Movie!” with Freddie Smith (ex-Sonny Kiriakis) and Spencer Neville (Derrick).

The found-footage film was written by Smith and his real-life girlfriend Alyssa Tabit. Smith just left Days of our Lives and is also directing the film, which is scheduled for an October 30 release. Watch the preview.

Hiker Official Trailer (2015) from Freddie Smith on Vimeo.

According to the Facebook page for the movie, a group of college students go on a hike to film a new workout segment for a YouTube celebrity, but when they go off the beaten path they are kidnapped by an isolated family and must fight for their lives.

Find out what else former “Days” stars are up to in’s Comings and Goings.

Header Photo Credit: JPI

– Hollie Deese