Blair Butler wrote the unique script, primarily based on her pitch, with revisions by Thompson. Emile Gladstone is producing the venture.
Impressed by Bram Stoker’s Dracula, the pic is a up to date horror thriller that tells the story of a younger girl who’s courted and swept off her toes, solely to appreciate a gothic conspiracy is afoot. Given the recognition of the Dracula IP, execs are enthusiastic about the potential of this venture,
seeing it as a possible franchise, with the studio fast-tracking the film for an end-of-summer begin.
Emmanuel subsequent might be seen within the ninth installment of Quick & Furious and in Military of Thieves, the prequel to Zack Snyder’s Military of the Useless. She beforehand starred as Missandei in HBO’s hit sequence Recreation of Thrones; Hulu’s miniseries 4 Weddings & a Funeral; and Quibi’s Die Hart, by which she starred reverse Kevin Hart and John Travolta.
Hedlund most just lately appeared in Lee Daniels’ The USA vs. Billie Vacation. His different credit embody Triple Frontier reverse Ben Affleck, the Oscar-nominated Mudbound and TRON: Legacy. Up subsequent, he’ll star in The Ploughman reverse Robert Duvall and directed by Ed Harris.
Thompson is finest recognized for The Gentle of the Moon, her 2017 SXSW Viewers Award winner for Finest Narrative Characteristic. Butler’s credit embody Polaroid and Marvel’s Helstrom.
Emmanuel is repped by ICM Companions, AJ Administration in UK, Untitled Leisure and Goodman Genow. Hedlund is represented by WME, Brillstein Leisure Companions and Sloane Provide. Blair is repped by ICM, Business Leisure and Lichter-Grossman. Thompson is repped by CAA, Impartial Expertise Group, Kaplan/Perrone Leisure and Jackoway Austen Tyerman.