Sony Pictures has debuted the second trailer for Underworld Blood Wars at New York Comic Con, but if you didn't get to see this footage in person, the trailer can be found below, along with a new international trailer and four character posters. Kate Beckinsale returns as the iconic vampire Selene in this new installment of the Underworld franchise, the first since 2012's Underworld Awakening. The story centers on vampire death dealer, Selene, as she fights to end the eternal war between the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her.
The next installment in the blockbuster franchise, Underworld Blood Wars, follows Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) as she fends off brutal attacks from both the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her. With her only allies, David (Theo James) and his father Thomas (Charles Dance), she must stop the eternal war between Lycans and Vampires, even if it means she has to make the ultimate sacrifice. Sony Pictures debuted this new trailer on YouTube shortly after the NYCC panel.
The supporting cast includes Tobias Menzies (Outlander, Rome) and Lara Pulver (Sherlock), who will play new Lycan leader named Marius and a fiercely ambitious vampire named Semira, respectively. Charles Dance (Game of Thrones) is returning as Vampire elder Thomas, along with James Faulkner (Game of Thrones), Peter Andersson (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), Bradley James (Damien), Daisy Head (Fallen) and newcomer Clementine Nicholson. The cast is rounded out by Oliver Stark, Clementine Nicholson, James Faulkner, Alicia Vela-Bailey, Trent Garrett, Brian Caspe and Peter Andersson.
While Underworld 5 marks Anna Foerster's feature directing debut, this isn't the first time she's worked with Tobias Menzies. The filmmaker has previously directed episodes of Criminal Minds, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, Unforgettable, Army Wives, Madam Secretary and four episodes of Outlander, which stars Tobias Menzies. This sequel will be going up against Amityville: The Awakening when it hits theaters on January 6, 2017.
Anna Foerster directs from a script by Cory Goodman (The Last Witch Hunter, Priest), based on original characters created by Kevin Grevioux, Len Wiseman and Danny McBride. Lakeshore Entertainment's Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Richard S. Wright and David Kern are producing, along with Len Wiseman, who directed the first Underworld movie. Take a look at the new domestic and international trailers for Underworld Blood Wars below, along with the four character posters featuring Kate Beckinsale,Charles Dance and more.