Chris Messina Is A “Devil”

Chris Messina (“Julie & Julia,” “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”) will star in the horror thriller “Devil” for Universal Pictures says Variety.

Based on a story by M. Night Shyamalan, Messina will play a sobered-up homicide detective. Further story details from the script by Brian Nelson (“30 Days of Night”) are being kept under wraps.

Shyamalan, Drew Dowdle and Trish Hogmann are producing while “Quarantine” helmer John Erick Dowdle will direct. Shooting kicks off in Toronto from October 26th to December 16th.