Dracula

About the Show

Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers ("The Tudors") stars in this provocative new drama as one of the world's most iconic characters. It's the late 19th century, and the mysterious Dracula has arrived in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who wants to bring modern science to Victorian society. He's especially interested in the new technology of electricity, which promises to brighten the night - useful for someone who avoids the sun. But he has another reason for his travels: he hopes to take revenge on those who cursed him with immortality centuries earlier. Everything seems to be going according to plan...until he becomes infatuated with a woman who appears to be a reincarnation of his dead wife. From the producers of the critically acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning hit "Downton Abbey" comes "Dracula," a twisted, sophisticated and sexy take on Bram Stoker's classic novel, proving that some stories never die. One-hour drama.

Cast Bios

Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Oliver Jackson-Cohen
Jessica De Gouw
Thomas Kretschmann
Katie McGrath
Nonso Anozie
Victoria Smurfit

Credits

Executive Producer

Tony Krantz
,
Colin Callender
,
Gareth Neame

Writer/Executive Producer

Daniel Knauf

Director

Steve Shill

Co-Executive Producer

Cole Haddon
,
Nigel Marchant
,
Reece Pearson
,
Harley Peyton
,
Steve Shill

Producer

Steve Clark-Hall
,
Christopher Hall
,
Irene Burns
,
Jonathan Rhys Meyers

Consulting Producer

David Schulner

Studio

Flame Ventures
,
Sky Living
,
Playground Entertainment
,
Universal Television
,
NBCUniversal International Television Production
,
Carnival Film & Television