Surprisingly, his role in V-Wars has Somerhalder hanging up his fangs to assume the role of the very human Dr. Luther Swann, who is introduced to the horrific world of vampires when a mysterious disease transforms his best friend, Michael Fayne, into a murderous predator who feeds on other humans.
The series is based on IDW Publishing's V-Wars franchise, written by New York Times best-selling author Jonathan Maberry.
In addition to starring in the series, Somerhalder is attached to direct. Somerhalder previously helmed three episodes of The Vampire Diaries.
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Harrison, 39, posted a collage of pictures of his two sons and noted he's "missed way too much for way too long ... and I'm done". He had two sacks in his debut with New England in the 2017 regular-season finale and added seven more tackles in the playoffs.
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City will surely only get better next season. "It differs because we were consistent the whole season, that level expected of us". However, there are certain games every season that separate the champions-elect and put them above and ahead of the chasing pack.
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The collection also includes a hood from " Robin Hood ", a vest from " Les Miserables " and director's chairs for Crowe and Denzel Washington.
The series was originally announced in 2014 as a straight-to-series deal with Entertainment One. eOne and producers Circle of Confusion are no longer involved. According to a new report from Deadline, Somerhalder has landed the lead role in a new Netflix series called V-Wars. The world is then thrown into a vampire war as the disease spreads with Swann racing against time to understand what is happening while Fayne becomes a vampire leader.
1-800-MISSING creators William Laurin and Glenn Davis are set as showrunners. "We are thrilled to partner with Netflix to bring the multifaceted world that Jonathan Maberry created to audiences worldwide", Netflix said in a press release. Its fantasy series Wynonna Earp returns for a third season later this year on SYFY and Space, and its adaptation of the horror comic series Locke & Key is still searching for a streaming home. He and his Rare Birds Productions are now under a pod deal at Warner Bros. High Park's Eric Birnberg and Thomas Walden will executive produce along with IDW Entertainment president David Ozer, IDW CEO Ted Adams, James Gibb of Marada Pictures. Television with actress Nikki Reed, his wife, via their Rare Bird Productions banner. He previously starred in The CW's series adaptation of "The Vampire Diaries" as Damon Salvatore.