Yann Demange to Direct HBO ‘Lovecraft Country’ from Jordan Peele & J.J. Abrams


Deadline reported, Yann Demange has been attached to direct and executive produce the pilot episode of HBO’s Lovecraft Country.

Jordan Peele, who recently won his Oscar award, will produce through his banner Monkeypaw Productions along with J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot and Warner Bros Television.

Based on the 2016 novel of Matt Ruff, Misha Green will pen the script. 

Lovecraft Country is a dark fantasy horror starring Atticus Black, the story will explore the racism during the era of Jim Crow America.