files/pictures/picture-35.jpgSony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up domestic media rights for East Wing Holdings Corp. and SAJ's BLOOD: THE LAST VAMPIRE. Samuel Goldwyn Films will release the feature film BLOOD: THE LAST VAMPIRE in theatres later this summer.
Directed by Chris Nahon (KISS OF THE DRAGON), BLOOD: THE LAST VAMPIRE is an English language live-action feature based on the original Japanese anime feature film. Gianna (MY SASSY GIRL, DAISY) stars in the film as Saya, a 400-year-old demon-hunting vampire slayer working undercover in Japan for a secret organization, on a mission in the Vietnam War era.
The cast also includes Koyuki (THE LAST SAMURAI), Michael Byrne (GANGS OF NEW YORK), Colin Salmon (PUNISHER: WAR ZONE), and Allison Miller (TV's KINGS). The film features stunt choreographed by Cory Yuen (TRANSPORTER 3, RED CLIFF), is produced by Bill Kong and Abel Nahmias, with screenplay by Chris Chow.