Screen Gems’ upcoming Slender Man movie has found its director in Sylvain White.
White, whose previous directorial credits include the 2007 teen drama Stomp the Yard and the 2010 action comedy The Losers, will helm the project, with production set to begin by spring.
Slender Man, from HBO’s 2016 film documentary, Beware the Slenderman
Screen Gems secured the rights to produce a film inspired by the horror meme last year, and will produce the movie in collaboration with Mythology Entertainment. 13 Sins writer David Birke is penning the script.