Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton are onboard as casts of Neil Jordan’s Byzantium. Neil Jordan’s last vampire movie was Interview with the Vampire.
Arterton and Ronan play a mother-daughter vampire team who sometimes pose as sisters in order to prey on unsuspecting humans to feed their blood hunger.
Shooting begins October and is penned by Moira Buffini.
Ronan played the young girl in Peter Jackson’s Lovely Bones and Arterton is also cast in Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters.
Gemma Arterton (left), Neil Jordan (center), Saoirse Ronan (right)