Getting Bloody in New Photos from 'Pride & Prejudice & Zombies'
by Alex Billington
July 3, 2015
"She's the most badass zombie slayer there is." Can't wait to see her kick ass. Even more previews of movies that will be hitting Comic-Con next week. Entertainment Weekly, once again, has debuted new photos, this time they're for Pride & Prejudice & Zombies, adapted from Seth Grahame-Smith's book that revises Jane Austen's classic to be a zombie tale. Now it's a zombie movie, starring a lovely cast. "Lizzy" leads the way, played by Lily James. Plus: Ellie Bamber, Bella Heathcote, Millie Brady & Suki Waterhouse. The cast features Sam Riley as Mr. Darcy, Matt Smith as Mr. Collins, Jack Huston, Douglas Booth, plus Lena Headey, but these photos are mostly the main girls. We hope to see a trailer soon. Until then…
Here's the new set of photos, direct from Entertainment Weekly. Click to read more about the adaptation:
Jane Austen's classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England is faced with a new challenge -- an army of undead zombies. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is directed by Burr Steers (Igby Goes Down, 17 Again, Charlie St. Cloud), from a screenplay also by Burr Steers. Adapted from Seth Grahame-Smith's novel, based on Jane Austen's classic story published in 1813. The film is produced by Natalie Portman, Marc Butan, Sean McKittrick, Brian Oliver, Annette Savitch, Allison Shearmur & Tyler Thompson. Featuring Lydia (Ellie Bamber), Jane (Bella Heathcote), Elizabeth (Lily James), Mary (Millie Brady), and Kitty (Suki Waterhouse). Screen Gems will release Pride and Prejudice and Zombies in theaters starting February 5th, 2016 next year. Stay tuned for more.
Reader Feedback - 6 Comments
Looks like garbage. I remember when the novel came out when I was in High School...that was a long time ago. A long time ago.
DAVIDPD on Jul 4, 2015
Six years is not a long time. But I agree that this will be "garbage"
Ben Smith on Jul 4, 2015
Pics look good though...
Steven on Jul 4, 2015
To the kiddies it is, though... 😉
Bl00dwerK on Jul 5, 2015
That is long to try and ride on the coattails of a "popular" and "trending" book though.
Panzerknecker on Jul 6, 2015
The book was garbage. This movie looks like a corn fest. I like how they try to sex it up with hot chick in Victorian underwear. (Victorian's Secret, maybe?) Anyway, the sexiness is not gonna save this trainwreck (see Sucker Punch)...
TheOct8pus on Jul 4, 2015
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