As with any good Super Bowl, yesterday’s sport was full of trailers and commercials. We bought our first teaser for Amazon’s extremely anticipated (and astronomically costly) upcoming Lord of the Rings prequel The Rings of Power, which comes out September 2. Marvel additionally dropped the primary trailer for Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness in addition to a brand new spot advert for Moon Knight. On the opposite aspect of the comedian aisle, DC aired a stinger that previewed their 2022 slate, which incorporates The Batman, Black Adam, The Flash, and Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom. With so many teasers occurring throughout the sport, even massive film trailers like Jurassic World: Dominion had some critical competitors.
Another present which debuted its first footage throughout the sport was AMC’s adaptation of Anne Rice’s guide Interview with the Vampire. The community launched a stinger that highlights all of the reveals they’ve popping out this yr, and amongst them was Interview. So in case you’ve been wanting to see what Sam Reid seems to be like as Lestat or Jacob Anderson as Louis, wait no extra. Here it’s:
AMC debuts first take a look at Interview with the Vampire, new Walking Dead footage, and extra
We’ve identified for some time now that AMC’s subsequent massive shot at a cinematic universe on TV was going to be Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles. The studio purchased the rights for the collection again in 2020, in addition to to Rice’s different collection The Mayfair Witches, which crosses over with the Vampire Chronicles. Since then, essentially the most we’ve gotten has been the odd casting announcement right here and there, like Bailey Bass being tapped to play the younger vampire Claudia.
In the stinger, we see Reid get his first style of blood as Lestat. “I bring death to those deserving,” he tells a terrified Louis. But as anybody who’s learn the books or seen the 1994 Interview with the Vampire movie is aware of, Lestat shouldn’t be at all times essentially the most dependable narrator. His turbulent relationship with Louis kinds the core of Interview, so count on quite a lot of philosophical debate and arguments from these two. The teaser additionally provides us a quick glimpse of Louis, presumably post-turning since he’s sporting the contacts that the present seems to be utilizing for its vampires. Per AMC, the present’s first season will encompass seven episodes.
The stinger additionally provides us glimpses of a few different notable reveals, together with the ultimate seasons of Better Call Saul and Killing Eve. It additionally contained first seems to be for Dark Winds and Moonhaven. While the latter is an unique collection for AMC a few colony on the moon, Dark Winds relies on the bestselling Leaphorn & Chee thriller novels by Tony HIllerman. The books comply with the 2 titular detectives of the Navajo Tribal Police, who shall be performed by Zahn McClarnon (Westworld) and Kiowa Gordon (Roswell, New Mexico) respectively. George R.R. Martin, Robert Redford, and Vince Gerardis (Game of Thrones) are hooked up as government producers, so that is positively one to observe.
And after all, no AMC teaser can be full with out The Walking Dead. This one teased the mothership present’s last season, half two of Fear the Walking Dead season 7, and the upcoming anthology collection Tales of the Walking Dead.
Season 11b of The Walking Dead premieres on February 20, however you possibly can watch it a complete week early on AMC’s streaming app AMC+. Interview with the Vampire is because of launch someday later this yr.
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