Oblivion Star Cast as Vampire Academy’s Head Mistress

Next month sees the shooting start of Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters with Mark Waters directing from a script by Daniel Waters (Heathers).  Today, Deadline reports Olga Kurylenko has joined the cast as Kirova, the head mistress of the eponymous vampire academy.

Based on the novel by Richelle Mead, Blood Sisters concerns Rose Hathaway, a young woman who develops a mental and spiritual bond with her BVFF (best vampire friend forever) Princess Lissa. The two girls attend a strict school for vampires designed to retain their humanity where it is Rose’s task to protect the Princess. Among the everyday issues faced by teenage vampires Rose falls for Dimitri, their dreamy guardian, and together the three battle the mysterious forces of the evil Moroi who are set on destroying the Princess’s bloodline.‬

The film is scheduled to hit February 14, 2014 from The Weinstein Company.  Don Murphy and Susan Montford of Angry Films, Michael Preger and Deepak Nayar of Kintop/Reliance will produce.

Zoey Deutch, Lucy Fry and Danila Kozlovski star.

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