The film is based on a 1960s soap opera that featured supernatural happenings. Michelle Pfeiffer, Johnny Depp, Eva Green and Helena Bonham Carter have already signed up to the cast.
The Kick-Ass actress is likely to take on the role of Carolyn, the daughter of the Collins family who reside in a haunted home, Coming Soon reports.
Moretz will next be seen starring in Hugo Cabret and Hick.
Kick-Ass writer Jane Goldman this week denied that there will be a follow-up to the movie.