‘Underworld 2′ Adds Cast- Begins Shoot

Sony Screen Gems is on the way to bringing us Underworld 2, according to Variety. The film is now shooting in Vancouver and is aiming for a November 23rd, 2005 release. Read on for details on new and returning cast members…
“Variety reports that Shane Brolly and Michael Sheen, who played the vampire Kraven and the werewolf (or Lycan) Lucian in UNDERWORLD, are encoring in the cast of the sequel, which began shooting in Vancouver on Monday for Screen Gems release November 23, 2005. They join the returning Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman and Bill Nighy, along with Sir Derek Jacobi, playing the role of Marcus.

The acclaimed British stage veteran has taken genre roles in films such as REVELATION, DEAD AGAIN, THE MEDUSA TOUCH and TV’s JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS and THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME remakes. Len Wiseman and Danny McBride are also back to respectively direct and script UNDERWORLD 2.” Fangoria

Source: Variety, Fangoria