AMC just lately debuted the trailer for his or her Interview With the Vampire collection, throughout their look at Comedian-Con. Additionally they introduced that it might be premiering on October 2, each on AMC and AMC+.
The trailer exhibits that the collection goes to take a couple of small departures from the Anne Rice novel, however it appears that evidently the present gained’t stray too removed from the supply materials. Again in Could of 2020, AMC acquired the rights to make the collection, together with the rights to adapt one other Anne Rice collection, referred to as Lives Of The Mayfair Witches.
In June of 2021, it was introduced that AMC had ordered an 8-episode adaptation of Interview With the Vampire. After that, Sam Reid was introduced on to painting the vampire Lestat, whereas Jacob Anderson will play Louis de Level du Lac. Bailey Bass, Eric Bogosian, and Assad Zaman additionally make appearances. The trailer itself exhibits off some very nice-looking visuals. Since our story begins in 1910, the units and costumes are completely extravagant, positively leaning in a period-piece course extra so than any type of stylized visuals.
Additionally, as you’ll anticipate from such a collection, there appear to be quite a few steamy scenes, in addition to a superb little bit of blood. It is about vampires, in any case. For these not extremely acquainted with the movie or the novel, the story particulars the historical past of Louis de Level du Lac, a vampire. He relates the story to a reporter throughout an interview, who’s a bit skeptical of his story at first. Louis has a tough life, and Lestat sees him struggling. Lestat gives him a approach out in vampirism.
Sadly, Lestat and Louis ultimately notice they view the world in several methods. Lestat is violent and predatory, whereas Louis does his finest to retain his compassion for humanity.
On the extra technical facet of the manufacturing, we’ve got Rolin Jones because the showrunner. He additionally tailored the novel into a singular screenplay. Mark Johnson who labored on Higher Name Saul, Alan Taylor, and Christopher Rice are credited as govt producers on the collection. Sadly, Anne Rice herself handed away again in 2021, however she’s nonetheless credited as an govt producer.