Dracula actors Gary Oldman and Luke Evans posed for a photograph collectively posted on the latter’s Twitter account, and it is an actual deal with for giant followers of vampire films. After all, each actors have portrayed the long-lasting vampire in unconnected films, every providing vastly totally different performances for the character. Captioned as “When Dracula met Dracula,” the actors are proven bearing their enamel for the digicam, with Evans really carrying prop fangs. As significantly as the 2 performed the roles of their respective films, it is amusing to see the 2 of them collectively having fun with their reminiscing over beforehand enjoying the identical monster of their film careers.
Luke Evans and Gary Oldman have been doubtless engaged on the upcoming film Dreamland when the photograph was snapped, as Evans inserted a hashtag referencing the film on his tweeted photograph. Written and directed by Nicholas Jarecki, Dreamland may also star Evangeline Lilly, Armie Hammer, Veronica Ferres, Greg Kinnear, Michelle Rodriguez, and Lily-Rose Depp. Described as an “opioid thriller,” the film will inform three linked tales about drug use and its impact on those that develop into hooked on it. No launch date has but been formally connected to the film, which is presently in manufacturing.
Oldman’s fan favourite efficiency as Dracula got here in Francis Ford Coppola’s 1992 film Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Because the title suggests, the film is predicated on the basic Bram Stoker novel. It tells the story of younger lawyer Jonathan Harker (Keanu Reeves) arriving at Dracula’s fortress to finalise a land deal, just for the notorious vampire to imprison him. Fascinated with Harker’s fiancée Mina (Winona Ryder), Dracula units out to seduce her, believing her to be a reincarnation of his deceased bride. Oldman’s efficiency because the titular vampire remains to be thought of to be one of many highest film variations of Dracula. Together with Oldman, Reeves, and Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Cary Elwes, and Sadie Frost additionally star. The film was an amazing hit, incomes over $215 million on a $40 million funds.
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Evans would not painting the basic film monster himself till over twenty years later, starring as Dracula in 2013’s Dracula Untold. Dominic Cooper, Sarah Gadon, Artwork Parkinson, and Charles Dance be part of Evans within the forged. The film doesn’t use Bram Stoker’s Dracula for inspiration, as a substitute creating a wholly new origin story of the character. On this film, Dracula is definitely Vlad the Impaler, and he turns into a vampire intentionally in an effort to guard his household. For sure it’s kind of far faraway from each different model of Dracula we have seen previously. Finally, the film remodeled $217 million on a $70 million funds, making it extremely worthwhile as nicely.
With Blumhouse aiming to provide the basic Common Monsters all new films, it appears we’ll see Dracula again on the large display screen quickly sufficient. Seemingly, one other new actor can be getting into the long-lasting horror function, becoming a member of Evans and Oldman within the elite membership of huge display screen Draculas. For now, nevertheless, Blumhouse is setting their sights on rebooting The Invisible Man with Elizabeth Banks in a starring function. You may check out the photograph of Evans and Oldman collectively under.
— Luke Evans (@TheRealLukevans) April 27, 2019