Deon Taylor To Helm “Akuma”

Deon Taylor (“The Hustle,” “Chain Letter”) will next direct supernatural thriller “Akuma” for Screen Media Films reports Coming Soon.

The story follows a young Japanese woman trying to put her life back together only to realise she’s fighting against something dark. A Fall 2012 release is planned. Taylor, Blayne Weaver and Joe Bockol co-wrote the script while Taylor and Roxanne Avent will produce.

Shooting begins November 10th in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Japan.