“The Last Exorcism” helmer Daniel Stamm has been hired to direct the horror-thriller “Elimination” for Fox Searchlight.

Shawn Levy is producing for 21 Laps Entertainment. Stamm will oversee a draft with the writer, Zak Olkewicz. Plot details are being kept under wraps at this time.

DanTram Nguyen and Taylor Friedman will lead the project for Fox Searchlight.

Stamm broke out with the Lionsgate and StudioCanal horror hit “The Last Exorcism.” He also recently helmed “13 Sins” for Jason Blum and directed several episodes of the BBC America supernatural thriller “The Intruders.”

He is repped by CAA, Sara Bottfeld and Sarah Dodge at Industry Entertainment, and attorney Penelope Glass.