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USCREAM.TV LAUNCHES YOUTUBE CHANNEL
JUST IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- OCTOBER 31, 2012 – From Chris Sheng, the writer and director ofLionsgate’s KNOCK KNOCK 2, comes the brand new channel for everything paranormal and supernatural, uscream.TV.
uscream.TV will offer a collection of character driven stories told in the first person by reality based and mythological beings. Each series will focus on a single character as they undergo a journey of self discovery, ultimately revealing their true identity and subsequently, relearning how to adapt to everyday society. With real life challenges and implications, each episode begs the question, “what if?”
uscream.TV will roll out new content on a regular basis, with the following line up now available at www.YouTube.com/uscreamtv
The Possession of Sara Cross
Young Sara ran away from home to live with her boyfriend Justin. Growing up in a strict, conservative Catholic household, she often argued and had physical altercations with her parents.
Sara is also schizophrenic.
Although never formally diagnosed, she undergoes a series of what she terms ‘blackouts’ where she mentally disappears into an altered state. These ‘blackouts’ have been occurring much more frequently and is debilitating to her normal life. With no insurance and no money, she decides to create a video diary to gather support from the online community. What the videos reveal is the gradual progression of young Sara’s demonic possession.
The Turning of Amy Stoker
Amy has isolated herself from the outside world, ceasing all contact with her friends and family for the past three months. She had been a very successful, bright and cheery young woman until she started noticing a series of changes. Among them was the rapid depletion of her energy level. This caused her to be chronically anxious and highly irritable to human contact. The symptoms overcame her so quickly, that before she knew it, she was all alone. Trapped with her thoughts and incessant depression, Amy is now a shadow of the person that she used to be. Out of desperation, she is reaching out to the online world in an attempt to find a diagnosis to her condition. What she will discover is only the beginning of her transformation. Amy will have to make the difficult choice of embracing her new identity or trying to hide from it.
The Twisted Mind of Ray Hinkley
Ray Hinkley is an engineer, he is your neighbor, he is the unassuming man standing next to you in line at the grocery store…and he has murdered five people in the past year.
Travel inside the mind of a serial killer as Ray offers a first person account of his daily life. Listen to his story, and see how a perfect storm of events from his past transformed him into the man he is today. Watch as Ray documents his exploits and hold your breath for the disturbing finish that is Ray’s final show stealing coup de grace!
Other series that are currently in production include a zombie, a werewolf and a witch. Each of their stories is developed in the same manner, centered on self-discovery, transformation and adaptation.
For more information go to www.uscream.tv
About Chris Sheng
Chris Sheng has been working in Hollywood for the past seven years, primarily in management, development and production. Most recently, he wrote and directed the horror film 1666. The movie was shot in 5 days and less than two months later, was sold to Lionsgate and renamedKnock Knock 2. It was released on DVD and VOD August 7, 2012. Being his first time writing and directing, Chris took that experience as a sign to further pursue the horror genre anduscream.TV is a direct result of that pursuit. He is currently working on a new feature that he will be directing spring of 2013.
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