A new trailer for Underworld: Blood Wars has been released and it features pretty much nonstop action! The film, which is the fifth in the franchise that begun with 2003’s Underworld, continues the story of Selene (Kate Beckinsale) as she faces a new lycan foe in the form of Marius (Tobias Menzes). Packed with highly stylized action sequences and showcasing a new power for Selene, this trailer promises that, “Every blood line must end.”
Theo James (Divergent) is back as Selene’s ally David, reprising the role he played in Underworld: Awakening. British actors Tobias Menzies (“Outlander”, “Rome”) and Lara Pulver (“Sherlock”) take on the respective roles of a formidable new Lycan leader and a fiercely ambitious Vampire, and Charles Dance (“Game of Thrones”) again plays Vampire elder Thomas.
Rounding out the film’s stellar international cast are: James Faulkner (“Game of Thrones”), Peter Andersson (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), newcomer Clementine Nicholson, Bradley James (A&E’s upcoming “Damien”) and Daisy Head (the upcoming Fallen).
Anna Foerster is the director of Underworld 5. Foerster, who previously directed episodes of the television series “Criminal Minds” and “Outlander,” is widely known for her work as cinematographer on epic blockbusters such as Independence Day, The Day After Tomorrow and White House Down.
The ten-week shoot took place entirely in the Czech capital and areas surrounding.