Dracula Attracts a Smurfy Second Leading Lady for NBC

So what if the Super Bowl is on? We don't vacation. Especially when there's blood to be spilled. Speaking of which, THR reports that Irish actress Victoria Smurfit has been tapped to play Lady Jayne in the NBC's 10-episode series.

Two More Expose Their Necks to Daniel Knauf's Dracula

Though teenage vampires are no doubt the flavor of the month (year? decade?), only one bloodsucker has the staying power to keep on truckin'... or suckin' for that matter. I speak of course of the O.G. himself, "Dracula," and we have some more casting news for you!

Daniel Knauf's Dracula Finds His Mina

We are still as giddy as schoolgirls regarding the news that the creator of "Carnivale" is bringing the world a new series about "Dracula." The possibilities are endless, we tell ya! In any event more casting news has hit the interwebs.

Mind Numbingly Bad Clips from Argento's Dracula

Does anybody here remember Dario Argento? Remember how he said that we would meet again... some sunny day? Dario! Dario! What has become of you? Does anybody else in here feel the way I do? Two NOT SAFE FOR WORK clips. Watch them and weep gently for better days gone by.

Check Out Our Review and Image Gallery for Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection on Blu-Ray

One thing we always make time for here at Dread Central is honoring the masters, and we wanted to take a moment to point out our recent review of Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection on Blu-ray along with the overflowing image gallery Universal provided to us as a supplement.

Italian Teaser Trailer for Dario Argento's Dracula Offers a Quickie

Another quick look at Dario Argento's Dracula has made its way online, and it's over before you can say the word "pizza." IFC Films has snagged the rights and will release it under the IFC Midnight label in 2013.

IFC Midnight Nabs Argento's Dracula and Asks Would You Rather?

IFC continues its reign of terror with its genre-centric label IFC MIdnight by snatching up the rights to both Dario Argento's 3D version of Dracula and the Jeffrey Combs/Sasha Grey flick Would You Rather.

Primeval Star Andrew Lee Potts and Scream Queen Charlie Bond Face Dracula in Terrifying New Play

The Leicester Square Theatre in Central London will be the location for the newest resurrection of Dracula as Andrew Lee Potts and Charlie Bond bring the classic horror tale to life on stage. Read on for full details!

Daniel Knauf Bringing Dracula to NBC

In what is easily the best news we've heard all damned day, Deadline has learned that Daniel Knauf, creator of the HBO series "Carnivale," has joined NBC’s upcoming 10-episode series "Dracula" as showrunner/head writer, working with series creator Cole Haddon.

Trailer Debut for Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection on Blu-ray

Today's the day that Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection debuts on Blu-ray, and in honor of the occasion, Universal has released a trailer for the collection. See Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, Lon Chaney, Jr., Claude Rains, and Elsa Lanchester in the roles that made them famous!

Guest Blog: Scott Essman's They're Still Alive - The Universal Classic Monsters

In celebration of the October 2nd Blu-ray release of the Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection from Universal Studios Home Entertainment, veteran horror historian Scott Essman has prepared a truly monstrous trip back through time for you classic horror fans!

Spotlight on Artist Adam Rabalais and His Amazing Alternative Movie Poster Artwork

We live in a world where movie poster artwork has boiled down to either people standing around or floating heads. Stephen Romano and The Dude Designs have been steadily churning out high quality eye candy, but now we have another name to add to that list... artist Adam Rabalais.

The Story of Dracula Begins Found Footage Style in New Trilogy

Hey, stranger things have worked, right? Why not throw a cinéma vérité modern twist on Bram Stoker's classic tale of love, lust, and bite-happy fiends who can transform into animals? Read on for all the latest details on what we're talking about!

NBC Jumping on the Vampire Bandwagon with New 10-Episode Dracula Series

NBC is looking like a horror fan's new best friend these days what with "Grimm", "Hannibal", and "Mockingbird Lane" all vying for our attention; but they're not resting on their laurels just yet. Word has come of a new 10-episode "Dracula" series in development at the network.