Tuesday, October 27, 2009
"Moviehole" has just revealed first information about the main characters in Marcus Nispel's 2010 adaptation of "Conan".
Conan will be in his early 30's, being the last of his tribe and having to watch his father die a cruel death, he is determined to avenge his people's slaughter by killing all those who led the attack on them. But in the process of doing that he will also find a new reason to live.
Tamara is beautiful, studious, a novitiate of a Greek influenced monastery. A master of martial arts, she has been trained to be the Queen's servant, bodyguard and best friend. When Khalar Singh, a powerful warlord with ambitions to become the king of Acheron, storms the monastery and captures all of the novitiates, she is separated from Ilira, the one she must protect. With all of her strength and will, Tamara is determined to find and rescue her and that's why she will join Conan.
Khalar Singh is the bad guy driven in his quest to find the Queen of Acheron and has been building an empire to do so. His goal is to find the Queen whose blood will bring life to the demonic minions of Acheron while making himself king of this hellish power.
Ilira is beautiful and fun-loving. She has been hidden away in a monastery since birth since she is the designated queen of Acheron. When Khalar Singh captures her among all of the other novitiates and start the process of killing them to find out which is the real queen, Ilira maintains her courage under unbelievably cruel circumstances.
The shooting of the movie is planned for February at locations in Bulgaria.
Posted by DEZMOND at 9:17 PM