AMC presented a new trailer for its next series, The Mayfair Witches by Anne Rice.
Released on YouTube, the trailer showcases the haunting story of the upcoming adaptation of Anne Rice’s fantasy/horror series. The lives of the Mayfair witches It consisted of three books: the witching hour in 1990, followed by flogger in 1993 and taltos in 1994. The Mayfair Witches by Anne Rice arrives on AMC and AMC+ on January 8, 2023.
In May 2020 it was announced that Rice’s two best-selling series, The Vampire Diaries Y The lives of the Mayfair witches, had been acquired by AMC Networks to adapt his books into multiple live-action television shows. This includes the serial adaptation of Interview with the Vampire, which was first adapted into a 1994 film starring Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt. At the time, Rice called the deal “one of the most significant and exciting deals in my long career,” adding that his dream was “to see the worlds of my two biggest series united under one roof so that filmmakers could explore the expansive, interconnected universe of my vampires and witches.”
AMC welcomes the Mayfair Witches
According to a synopsis provided by AMC, mayfair witches “is an exploration of female power and the deadly implications of our choices” that follows Dr. Rowan Mayfair (Alexandra Daddario), “an intuitive young neurosurgeon who discovers she is the unlikely heir to a family of witches. As she grapples with his newfound powers, he must deal with a sinister presence that has haunted his family for generations. mayfair witches debuted the first look at the upcoming series during New York Comic-Con 2022. Filmed in New Orleans, the series stars Daddario, Tongayi Chirisa as Ciprien Reed, Harry Hamlin as Cortland Mayfair, and Jack Huston as the mysterious Lasher.
With mayfair witchesAMC acquired the rights to all The Vampire Diariesconsisting of Interview with the Vampire, The Vampire Lestat, Queen of the Damned, The Tale of the Body Snatcher, memnoch the devil, Armand the Vampire, Pandora, Victor the Vampire, blood and gold, Prince Lestat, Prince Lestat and the kingdoms of AtlantisY Blood Communion: A Story of Prince Lestat. Along with that, there are three crossover books between the two series: Merrick, Blackwood FarmY blood chant.
“We have enormous ambition for these iconic works, which have captivated and entertained millions of fans around the world, so it’s gratifying to go so quickly from the Interview greenlight to exploring a second series with such talented writers and writers. successful”. creators like Esta and Michelle,” Dan McDermott, president of original programming for AMC Networks and AMC Studios, said in August 2021. deliberately to develop these titles into a new franchise and universe for AMC+ and AMC.”
mayfair witches debuts on AMC and AMC+ on January 8, 2023.