Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, and Anthony Mackie star in the latest best sellling novel turned action flick, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Benjamin Walker is a newcomer, that attended Julliard along with his Co-Star, rising actor Anthonie Mackie. Benjamin is a native of Georgia and has had previous roles in Kinsey, Flags of our Fathers and a stint on Broadway. This is the first leading role for the 30 year old actor. Anthony Mackie is climbing the ladder of success in films like The Adjustment Bureau, The Hurt Locker, Real Steel, We Are Marshall, Man on a Ledge and Notorious to name a few. The two play best friends who together, defeat the vampires plaguing America! For those of you who haven’t read the book, the plot is as follows:
As a young boy, Abraham Lincoln witnesses the shocking death of his mother, leading him on a path to an ongoing war – and ultimately to the presidency – he chronicles in a hidden diary. The journal reveals the incredible story of a clandestine warrior who never stopped fighting for the country he led and the people he loved.
Interesting. Check out the trailer below:
Benjamin Walker and Co-Star Anthonie Mackie at the Premiere