SDCC EXCL: Bill Nighy Returns to Underworld

ON talked exclusively to Bill Nighy at the San Diego Comic-Con about returning as Viktor in Screen Gems’ Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, opening in theaters on January 23.

The prequel 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 (Nighy), the cruel vampire king who has enslaved them. Lucian is joined by his secret lover, Sonja (Rhona Mitra), in his battle against the Death Dealer army and his struggle for Lycan freedom.

Check out the interview here!