Hi-res First Look at ‘Underworld: Awakening’

Gearing up for the San Diego Comic-Con, Sony Screen Gems has unveiled the first details and hi-res photo (featuring Kate Backinsale as the vampire Selene) from Mans Marlind and Bjorn Stein’s Underworld: Awakening 3D, which arrives in cinemas January 20, 2012.

Starring Kate Beckinsale, Stephen Rea, Michael Ealy, Theo James, India Eisley and Charles Dance, the fourth film in the franchise “brings a stunning new dimension to the epic battle between Vampires and Lycans, as the first film in the franchise to shoot in 3D.

Kate Beckinsale, star of the first two films, returns in her lead role as the vampire warrioress Selene, who escapes imprisonment to find herself in a world where humans have discovered the existence of both Vampire and Lycan clans, and are conducting an all-out war to eradicate both immortal species.

Underworld Awakening