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GYPSY CHIEF IN LUKE EVANS' 'DRACULA' EPICGlorious news today at HOLLYWOOD SPY, people. First, Deadline reports of a new actor in the cast for Universal's DRACULA epic! Australian hunkster Zach McGowan, whom we mentioned last year when he joined the cast of Starz upcoming pirate show BLACK SAILS, will play Shkelgim, a gypsy chief, in the origin story that has THE HOBBIT, THE CROW, THE THREE MUSKETEERS and IMMORTALS super star Luke Evans as the historical medieval Prince Vlad, the Transylvanian ruler who would later on become the inspiration for Bram Stoker's vampire. Dominic Cooper is also in the cast, most probably as sultan Mehmed who ruled the Balkan peninsula at that time. Gorgeous Sarah Gadon from WORLD WITHOUT END takes the lead female role! The film tells the story of a young prince who, when the lives of his wife and child are put in danger by a bloodthirsty sultan, risks his soul to save them, and in the process becomes the first vampire.
A month or so ago your trusted HOLLYWOOD SPY showed you first pictures from delightful sequel to the one of the most legendary animated movies HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 and today here's an adorable teaser for the film! Even though there's a whole year to wait till June next year when it hits cinemas, the teaser will give you something to delight your senses: our dear hero Hiccup is now a grown up teenager and another new thing are dragon races which have become popular on his island in the meantime. In the sequel, Hiccup and Toothless, who spend their time going on journeys and adventures, will discover a cave that is home to hundreds of wild new dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider. They will have to do everything to protect the peace in their land. The voice cast includes Gerard Butler, Jay Baruchel, America Ferera, Craig Ferguson!