The Dampyr Trailer!

Fantasy action trailer and poster unveiled today Dampyrthe first work of Riccardo Chemelloa co-production Eagle Pictures, Sergio Bonelli Publisher – the famous comic book publishing house with its production arm Bonelli Entertainment – And Brandon Boxis about the cult comic of the same name.

Distributed by Eagle Pictures, Dampyr will be released in Italian cinemas on October 28simultaneously with the world premiere with cast to be held in Lucca Comics & Games. The film will in fact inaugurate the opening night of the famous community event dedicated to the world of entertainment.

Dampyr, shot entirely in English, is an impressive production with a budget of over $ 15 million; this first film of the Bonelli Cinematic Universe counts behind the scenes the best workers of Italian cinema: the Hair Designer Giorgio GregoriniAcademy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyle in the movie “Suicide Squad”, the Makeup Designer Francesca Galafassi (“Game of Thrones”, “Ben-Hur”), Vladimir ‘Furdo’ Furdik as Fight Choreographer (“Skyfall”, “Game of Thrones”, “The Witcher”), Lubomir Misak as Supervising Stunt Coordinator (“Game of Thrones”, “The Last Legion”, “The Crusades”) and Giovanni Casalnuovo as Costume Designer (“Wanted”, “Romeo & Juliet”, “Beowulf”).

Manufacturers are Roberto Proia, Vincenzo Sarno, Andrea Sgaravatti.

The film, based on the comic series created by Mauro Boselli And Maurizio Colombois written by Mauro Boselli, Giovanni Masi, Alberto Ostini, Mauro Uzzeo.

An all-international cast in which Dampyr is Wade Briggs (“Still Star Crossed”, “Please Like Me”, “Foundation”, “These Dark Materials”), Stuart Martin è Emil Kurjak (“Jamestown”, “Medici”, “Crossing Lines”) e Frida Gustavsson is Tesla (“Dröm”, “Eld & Lagor”, “Arne Dahl”, “Vikings: Valhalla”). At their side, David Morrissey as Gorka (“Britannia”, “The Missing”, “Good Omens”, “The Walking Dead”), Sebastian Croft as Yuri (“Game of Thrones”, “Horrible Histories: The Movie”, “Doom Patrol”, “Heartstopper”) and Luke Roberts to play Draka (“Game of Thrones”, “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides”, “300: Rise of an Empire”, “The Batman”).

The film tells the genesis of the character, published by Sergio Bonelli Publisher in 2000 on the first two books of the 300 of which up to now the comic series on newsstands every month is composed, thus leaving the door open to the first Italian franchise completely in English.

Dampyr It is set during the Balkan War in the early 1990s and follows the story of Harlan. Haunted by horrific nightmares, Harlan makes ends meet by posing as a Dampyr (in Slavic mythology, a half-human, half-vampire) capable of freeing villages from what superstitious inhabitants naively deem terrible curses related to the vampire world. But when summoned by soldiers attacked by bloodthirsty creatures, Harlan discovers the truth: he really is a Dampyr. While trying to face a terrible “Master of the Night”, Harlan must learn to manage his powers and discover his origins. Accompanying him a renegade vampire and a soldier seeking revenge.

Sergio Bonelli Publisher is one of the most important comic book publishers in the world and Dampyr is one of the most long-lived and successful characters of the publishing house, whose editorial direction is entrusted to Michele Masiero. The Bonelli Cinematic Universe is part of the project of Bonelli Entertainmentthe production arm dedicated to the development of film and television projects based on its characters, loved by generations of readers, such as the animated series Black Dragonan international co-production with Rai Kids, Power Kids and NexusTV, and the 10-episode live-action in a co-production between SBE and Atomic Monster by James Wan dedicated to Dylan Dog.

Appointment in cinemas throughout Italy and to Lucca Comics & Games on October 28.


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The Dampyr Trailer!