After a long process and the very few posters, including the official one published a few weeks ago, and teasers shown in the past months, it is finally time for the first Dampyr trailer. Recall that this is the first film of the new course of Sergio Bonelli Editore which is gradually changing into a real media company, putting in place numerous projects on other media in addition to those related to comics.
Finally the trailer for Dampyr, the first Sergio Bonelli Editore cine-comic
Here is the trailer of Dampyr, we remind you that the film will be released in Italian cinemas on October 28th at the same time as the world premiere with cast to be held at Lucca Comics and Games 2022 inaugurating the opening night of the Lucca event.
The trailer is accompanied by the copy:
When a Vampire unites with a human, she will give birth to a #Dampyr. The film based on the best-selling comic by SergioBonelliEditore awaits you from October 28th only at the cinema.
About Dampyr and the Bonelli Cinematic Universe
The film, an impressive production with a budget of over $ 15 million, is based on the comic series created by Mauro Boselli and Maurizio Colombo, it is scripted 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”, “His Dark Materials”), Stuart Martin is Emil Kurjak (“Jamestown”, “Medici”, “Crossing Lines”) and Frida Gustavsson is Tesla (“Dröm”, “Eld Lagor”, “Arne Dahl”, “Vikings: Valhalla”). Alongside them, 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 as Draka (“ Game of Thrones ”,“ Pirates of the Caribbean ”, 300: Rise of an Empire, The Batman).
Dampyr tells the genesis of the character, published by Sergio Bonelli Editore in 2000 in the first two books of the 300 of which the comic series on newsstands every month is composed so far, thus leaving the door open to the first Italian franchise completely in English. DAMPYR 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.
The Bonelli Cinematic Universe is part of the Bonelli Entertainment project, the 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 “Dragonero”, an international co-production along 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.