Michael Biehn to Top-Line 'The Eternal' Vampire Pic

Michael Biehn - P 2012
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Michael Biehn - P 2012

Ahead of AFM, Raven Banner Entertainment has picked up the worldwide rights to the action/horror film from director Justin McConnell.

TORONTO – Michael Biehn (Aliens) is to star in the vampire pic The Eternal from director Justin McConnell.

The horror/action film from Raven Banner Entertainment and McConnell’s Unstable Ground shingle will also star Adam Kenneth Wilson (24 Hour Rental, Manson).

Avi Federgreen is to produce The Eternal, about a 500-year-old vampire who looks to end his life by battling descendants of great warriors he faced in his past.

Raven Banner also picked up the worldwide rights to the indie pic, and will shop The Eternal at AFM.

The genre pic was co-written by McConnell, Adam Kenneth Wilson and the late Kevin Hutchinson.

McConnell and Lorne Gross will executive produce The Eternal.

Raven Banner Entertainment managing partners Michael Paszt and James Fler negotiated the worldwide rights deal with McConnell.