Sylathus (sometimes spelled Salathis) is one of Mathias' 3 demon guardians and a minor villain in the 2011 fantasy/horror movie Fading of the Cries.
He was portrayed by Lateef Crowder.
This shadowy monster is a demonic spirit of vengeance who strikes fear into the hearts of those done wrong and takes their lives, but also slay any person who summoned Sylathus to kill their tormentors and avenge their retribution. He was then came under the complete control of the vengeful sorcerer, Mathias, along with his two fellow demons Malyhne and Thurah.
Sylathus though born a demon, appears as a monstorous human-like man with long hair and a hideous scarred face. His body appears to be stained with so much blood, and that blood is that of his many victims.
Sylathus is a demon from hell, he was summoned along Malyhne and Thurah by the sorcerer Mathias to wreak revenge and havoc upon the townspeople and their church elders for the murder of his wife who was once resurrected the second time before her death. He and his three fellow demons disappeared back into the netherworld when Mathias vanished without a trace.
Sylathus returned with his two fellow demons and began attacking people. He was later finally destroyed at Eckly Manor by the young swordsman named Jacob whom they killed earlier. he was chopped to pieces and dissolved into black blood after his defeat.