Legendary Pictures have released the first poster for Dracula Untold, the origin story of one of the screens best known villains. Dracula Untold will star Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper, Diarmaid Murtagh and Samantha Barks. The film is being Directed by Gary Shore and produced by Michael De Luca.
Dracula first appeared in the 1897 novel by Bran Stoker. Count Dracula enlists the help of solicitor to move from his castle in Transylvanian to England. The story also introduces Abraham Van Helsing the vampire hunter that is determined to hunt down and stop the evil Count. Dracula Untold will tell the origin story of Dracula and how he gained his ungodly power.
While working on the creation of Dracula, Stoker was believed to been inspired by Vlad III the Impaler a 15th century General and Prince fames for his acts of cruelty.
Dracula Untold will be released in the UK on the 3rd of October.