More ‘Priest’ Casting from Director Scott Stewart

Director Scott Stewart revealed on his Twitter page that Alan Dale (Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull) will be joining Paul Bettany, Cam Gigandet, Madchen Amick, Stephen Moyer, Maggie Q., Christopher Plummer and Brad Dourif in Sony Screen Gems’ Priest. Dale will play Monsignor Chamberlain. The New Zealand actor also stars in MGM’s Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark. The film is an adaptation of a TokyoPop comic book, the story is set in a world ravaged by centuries of war between man and vampire and follows a warrior priest who turns against the church to track down a murderous band of vampires who have kidnapped his niece. An August 13, 2010 release is planned.