Sport of Thrones actor Jacob Anderson has scored a number one position in AMC’s adaptation of Anne Rice’s Gothic vampire novel Interview with the Vampire.
Anderson (who performed the stoic Unsullied chief Gray Worm on the HBO hit) will play Louis, a younger man who’s seduced into the world of the undead by the amoral vampire Lestat (Sam Reid).
The casting will reunite Anderson with GoT director Alan Taylor, who’s helming the present’s first two episodes.
Whereas Anderson is greatest identified for enjoying Gray Worm, he has beforehand appeared in Showtime’s Episodes, The Mimic and Broadchurch, plus was not too long ago introduced for a recurring position within the upcoming season of Physician Who as a swashbuckling adventurer who joins forces with The Physician. Anderson can also be a singer-songwriter beneath the alias Raleigh Ritchie and launched his newest album final yr.
Rolin Jones is creator, showrunner and government producer of Interview with the Vampire, which is predicted to air on AMC in 2022 and assist launch a franchise universe based mostly on Rice’s novels. Interview was beforehand tailored as a 1994 characteristic movie with Brad Pitt as Louis and Tom Cruise as Lestat.