Haley, Heathcoate Headed to Dark Shadows
Tim Burton's DARK SHADOW is beginning to fill out its cast, reports Deadline.com. Jackie Earle Haley (WATCHMEN) is negotiating to play con man turned Barnabas Collins' servant Willie Loomis. Bella Heathcoate (upcoming NOW) is set to play the Collins' young governess Victoria Winters. They would join Johnny Depp, who will play the vampire Barnabas Collins. Based on ABC soap opera, the original series ran from 1966 to 1971 and followed Collins, a guilt-filled 175-year-old vampire who returns to his estate after escaping from a coffin where he had been chained for 200 years. PRIDE & PREJUDICE & ZOMBIES author Seth Grahame-Smith is penning the script.