The Californian actor will play the most famous vampire in Renfield, scheduled for 2022. He will give the reply to Nicholas Hoult.
More than thirty years later Kiss me vampire, Nicolas Cage will find a bloodsucker costume in 2022. According to The Hollywood Reporter , he will be showing Renfield, a new film developed by Universal Studios in which he will play Dracula, the most famous of the vampires. Directed by Chris McKay, the film will focus on the story of Renfield, Dracula’s henchman. The main character will be played by Nicholas Hoult, known for his roles in Mad Max: Fury Road, Tolkien or the series Skins.
Currently in development, the film is written by Chris McKay and Robert Kirkman, known for his work on the series. The walking dead. Ryan Ridley, screenwriter of Rick and morty and Community, also participates in the writing. The Hollywood Reporter evoked “a modern adventure story with a comedic tone», But we do not yet know to what extent the plot will follow that of the original novel, written in 1897 by Bram Stoker. No release date has yet been mentioned.
A busy year 2022
For Nicolas Cage, it’s a return to the big Hollywood studios, ten years later Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance. For years, he had chained independent productions to success and very relative quality. He recently took on the features of a hermit-living truffle hunter in Pig, and continues since the shootings.
The actor is also preparing for a busy year 2022. He will appear in four feature films, including The Unbearable Weight Of Massive Talent, which hits theaters on April 20. A film in which he will play his own role, that of an over-indebted actor, recruited by the CIA to infiltrate the birthday of a Mexican billionaire.