Adapting a long-loved written work to television probably won’t be an easy task for writers and producers, and one can imagine that complications increase even more when these small screen projects precede these well-received feature films. Such is the case with AMC’s spin-off on Anne Rice’s blood-soaked story Interview with the vampirewho rose to fame on the big screen in 1994, with Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt in the roles of Lestat and Louis. News ReaderSam Reed and Game of thrones Vet Jacob Anderson will fill these roles Straight to TV, and both have addressed their thoughts on taking on such iconic roles, and why the AMC show wouldn’t be just a rework.
despite of The various hiccups that prevent her from moving forward in past years, Interview with the vampire It is now fully destined to reach audiences when it debuts for broadcast (AMC+) and linear television (AMC) on October 2. And while the cast and crew undoubtedly expect to encounter plenty of comparisons to the Neil Jordan movie, even further afield. They had already heard, they pointed respectfully during the series’ Television Critics Association Summer Tour Panel, How it will be more comprehensive in the source material than the film could ever have been. After young star Billy Bass indicated that she wasn’t even born When Kirsten Dunst first got the role of ClaudiaSam Reed thought about his fanbase (and age) when he explained the biggest inherent difference between the two projects, saying:
While it might not be something potential viewers would immediately think of without mentioning it, the 1994 movie was released after only four books inside Anne Rice. Vampire Chronicles The series was published, with nine more novels after 1992 The story of the thief of the body. (And also the two New tales of vampires wrote.) As such, star Sam Reed, model Rollin Jones, and the rest of the creative team had a much greater wealth of material to excavate as a way to inform who Lestat is in the world of Interview with the vampire.
And that’s not to say that Reed thinks that it means that his stance on Lestat will be a complete dwarf One of the most atypical roles of Tom Cruise. He completed:
I’m not sure Tom Cruise could even recreate what Tom Cruise did with that role at the time, so we hurried over to Sam Reed and his rather good approach to the eternal vampire. For those who enjoyed the homosexuality inherent between Cruise and Pitt’s characters the most, the cast also revealed that viewers can expect more direct involvement in those feelings with the TV show.
Embrace the ability to choose between versions, rather than arguing about which one is better. Since this argument is not likely to succeed in convincing people to give it up, let’s stop these ideas with first trailer for Interview with the vampire.
Interview with the vampire It will fly to viewers’ homes (only invited) on Sunday, October 2, 10:00 p.m. ET, an hour later the walking Dead The last round of eight episodes begins. While waiting for vampires and zombies (and even rice Mayfair witchesTo get rid of the clutter, head over to 2022 TV premiere schedule Find out what other new and returning offers are on the way.