DRACULA RISES THIS FALL ON NBC
NBC have more or less cleaned house as it attempts to become a credible network once again. They’ve had some success with Grimm and the CW has proven with The Vampire Diaries that the bloodsuckers bring viewers, so it seems the supernatural is the way to go. However they are clearly wanting to create some prestige programming as this trailer boasts it’s from “the producer of Downton Abbey” and “the director of The Tudors”, along with along with plenty of British talent including Jonathan Rhys Meyers as Dracula.
The Victorian London on display seems somewhat familiar to anyone who has seen Guy Ritchie’s recent Sherlock Holmes movies, with a fair amount of slow motion on display is this trailer.
This US/UK co-production will air on NBC is the US and Sky Living in the UK in the Autumn