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First Trailer and Poster for Jay Baruchel’s RANDOM ACTS OF VIOLENCE

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Baruchel's film debuts on Shudder in August.

Actor Jay Baruchel made his feature directorial debut a couple of years back with sports sequel Goon: Last of the Enforcers. For his second turn behind the megaphone he's opting for the horror genre with Random Acts of Violence, which he also wrote with Jesse Chabot.

The film stars Jesse Williams as a comic book creator who discovers a serial killer has been inspired by one of his comics. Baruchel, Jordana Brewster and Niamh Wilson also star.

Random Acts of Violence is on Shudder UK/US from August 20th.

Check out the red band trailer, poster and official synopsis below.

Random Acts of Violence poster

The official synopsis reads:

Comic book creator Todd Walkley (Jesse Williams), his wife Kathy (Jordana Brewster), assistant Aurora (Niamh Wilson) and best friend, Hard Calibre Comics owner Ezra (Jay Baruchel), embark upon a road trip from Toronto to New York Comic Con and bad things start to happen. People start getting killed. It soon becomes clear that a crazed fan is using Todd’s “SLASHERMAN” comic as inspiration for the killings and as the bodies pile up, and Todd’s friends and family become victims themselves, Todd will be forced to take artistic responsibility.