SDCC EXCL: Tatopoulos and Mitra on Underworld


At the San Diego Comic-Con, talked exclusively to director Patrick Tatopoulos and star Rhona Mitra about the prequel, Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, opening in theaters on January 23.

The story traces the origins of the centuries-old blood feud between the aristocratic vampires known as Death Dealers and their onetime slaves, the Lycans. In the Dark Ages, a young Lycan named Lucian (Michael Sheen) emerges as a powerful leader who rallies the werewolves to rise up against Viktor (Bill Nighy), the cruel vampire king who has enslaved them. Lucian is joined by his secret lover, Sonja (Mitra), in his battle against the Death Dealer army and his struggle for Lycan freedom.

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