Blair Butler wrote the unique script, based mostly on her pitch, with revisions by Thompson. Emile Gladstone is producing.
Impressed by Bram Stoker’s Dracula, the pic is a recent horror thriller that tells the story of a younger girl who’s courted and swept off her ft, solely to comprehend a gothic conspiracy is afoot. Given the recognition of the Dracula IP, execs are enthusiastic about the potential of this mission, seeing it as a possible franchise, with the studio fast-tracking the film for an end-of-summer begin.
Emmanuel subsequent will likely be seen within the ninth installment of Quick & Furious and in Military of Thieves, the prequel to Zack Snyder’s Military of the Lifeless. She beforehand starred as Missandei in HBO’s hit collection Sport of Thrones; Hulu’s miniseries 4 Weddings & a Funeral; and Quibi’s Die Hart, during which she starred reverse Kevin Hart and John Travolta.
Hedlund most lately appeared in Lee Daniels’ America vs. Billie Vacation. His different credit embrace 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 identified for The Gentle of the Moon, her 2017 SXSW Viewers Award winner for Finest Narrative Characteristic. Butler’s credit embrace Polaroid and Marvel’s Helstrom.
Emmanuel is repped by ICM Companions, AJ Administration within the UK, Untitled Leisure and Goodman, Genow. Hedlund is represented by WME, Brillstein Leisure Companions and Sloane Supply. Blair is repped by ICM, Trade Leisure and Lichter-Grossman. Thompson is repped by CAA, Unbiased Expertise Group, Kaplan/Perrone Leisure and Jackoway Austen Tyerman.