It is the story of Dracula such as you’ve by no means seen it earlier than. On Jan. 5, Common launched the primary trailer for his or her new movie, “Renfield,” which follows the story of Dracula’s most loyal servant, the titular Renfield. However Renfield (performed by Nicholas Hoult) is uninterested in being the acquainted to essentially the most well-known vampire of all time. Serving Dracula – performed by Nicolas Cage – is only one indignity after one other, and Renfield desires to get out of their poisonous relationship for good. However because the trailer exhibits, wanting and doing are two very various things, and Renfield’s bought loads of work to do to get away from Dracula completely.
Hoult and Cage are joined within the motion comedy by Awkwafina, Ben Schwartz, Adrian Martinez, and Brandon Scott Jones. The film is directed by “The Lego Batman Film”‘s Chris McKay from a screenplay by Ryan Ridley. The story thought got here from “The Strolling Useless” creator Robert Kirkman.
Renfield is an actual character in Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel “Dracula.” Within the ebook – and as in “Renfield”‘s trailer – he is obsessive about consuming bugs. Stoker portrays the character as struggling delusions that make him suppose if he eats dwelling issues, he’ll take their life power for himself. On the finish of the novel, Dracula kills him, however we wager “Renfield” may have a really totally different ending.
Forward, this is all the things we find out about “Renfield” to this point!