The new images of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter were released in today’s New York Times were we got our very first look at Benjamin Walker as the 16th President Abraham Lincoln.
The article also mentions how Fox fought to get the rights for the movie. ox picked up the film, based on Seth Grahame-Smith revisionist history novel, back in October.
Then Wanted director Timur Bekmambetov signed on and we started hearing casting news of Walker as Lincoln, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Mary Todd Lincoln, Rufus Sewell as the lead vampire, as well as Anthony Mackie, Dominic Cooper and Alan Tudyk in various roles.
The movie hit theaters June 22 next year.