Timeless alum Goran Višnjić is set to star as Count Dracula opposite Gina Torres
and Katherine Reis
in The Brides
, ABC’s Brides of Dracula drama pilot from Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
, Berlanti Productions
and Warner Bros Television.
Written by Aguirre-Sacasa and directed by Maggie Kiley
, The Brides
, a sexy contemporary reimagining of Dracula, is a family drama with a trio of powerful female leads at its heart — Cleo (Torres), Renée, and Lily (Reis). With strong horror elements, The Brides
is a vampire soap about empowered, immortal women and the things they do to maintain wealth, prestige, legacy — and their nontraditional family.
Višnjić’s Count Dracula is the powerful, ageless, and iconic King of Night who “turned” each of his three brides, Dracula is left for dead at his destroyed castle in the Carpathian mountains while his three wives — Cleo, Renée, and Lily — flee to start a new life together.
In addition to Torres and Reis,