THE KNIGHTS TEMPLAR Coming From Universal Pictures!

NIGHTWATCH and DAYWATCH director Timur Bekmambetov is set to produce THE KNIGHTS TEMPLAR according to Variety. The new film "puts a horror spin on the famed organization of fighters from the Middle Ages, with the Knights Templar, fresh from the Crusades, forced to fend off an invading vampire army set on destroying the Holy Grail." Universal Pictures picked up the spec script from writers Adam Torchia and Justin Stanley. Bekmambetov’s next film is WANTED, (based on the comic book created by Mark Millar) starring James McAvoy, Angelina Jolie and Morgan Freeman which is due out in theaters June 27th. (What ever happened to the 3rd part of the NIGHTWATCH/DAYWATCH trilogy?!)

Original article: http://www.variety.com/article/VR1117985123.html?categoryid=13&cs=1