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Fox's 'Abraham Lincoln' Finds Its Mary Todd (Exclusive)

Mary Elizabeth Winstead will star opposite Benjamin Walker in the upcoming period vampire adventure pic.

Mary Elizabeth Winstead
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Mary Elizabeth Winstead will play Mary Todd in 20th Century Fox’s period vampire adventure Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.

She’ll star opposite Benjamin Walker, who plays Abraham Lincoln.   Related: 'Abraham Lincoln' to Get a Fresh Treatment   Timur Bekmambetov is directing Vampire Hunter, based on the book by Seth Grahame-Smith. It’s Bekmambetov’s first movie since the 2008 hit Wanted, and tells the story of how Lincoln fought vampires during the Civil War.   Dominic Cooper and Anthony Mackie also star in Vampire Hunter.   Winstead is repped by CAA. Her credits include last year’s Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.