Marvel’s upcoming Blade reboot could begin filming sooner than expected.
According to the production-tracking website, Production Listing Blade will begin filming on July 4th in two shooting locations, Atlanta, Georgia and New Orleans.
No plot details have been revealed about the film so far however a brief summary was given on Production List which you can see below:
“He is known to be a vampire hunter— half-mortal, half-immortal— who tries to rid the world of vampires as a way of avenging his mother, who was killed by a vampire as she gave birth to him.”
Mahershala Ali will play the iconic vampire hunter. Delroy Lindo (The Harder They Fall, Da 5 Bloods) and Aaron Pierre (M. Night Shyamalan’s Old) also star.
Bassam Tariq, best known for directing Mogul Mowgli which starred Academy Award nominee Riz Ahmed, will direct Blade.
Stacy Osei-Kuffour will write the script and Marvel Studios CEO Kevin Feige is producing.
A release date for Marvel’s Blade has not been announced yet.