Saw helmer James Wan to tackle Texan vampires?

Saw helmer James Wan has signed on to direct Nightfall.


The graphic novel was created by Scott O. Brown and Ferran Xalabarder; it follows a conservative Texan, David Paxton, who winds up in a prison run by vampires.


According to reports the film version will be a departure from the specifics of the original, as is said to be the case with the studio’s upcoming Cowboys & Aliens.


Wan’s next film, Insidious is set to debut at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival.