Vin Diesel as “THE LAST WITCH HUNTER” sets a date for next yearMovies/TV,News Michael Gingold
Hansel and Gretel have some competition: Vin Diesel stars as THE LAST WITCH HUNTER in a movie that now has a release date in 2015.
Summit Entertainment has announced that THE LAST WITCH HUNTER will open nationwide in almost exactly a year: October 23, 2015. THE CRAZIES’ Breck Eisner directed the film from a script by Cory Goodman and Melisa Wallack, and Diesel plays Kaulder, who, according to the official synopsis, is “Tormented by the loss of his family and cursed with immortal life” and “all that stands between humanity and the combined forces of the most horrifying witches in history.” The cast also includes Elijah Wood, Rose Leslie, Michael Caine, Lotte Verbeek, Bex Taylor-Klaus, Isaach De Bankolé and Julie Engelbrecht; veteran DP Dean Semler (THE ROAD WARRIOR) was behind the camera, and Justin Raleigh (AMERICAN HORROR STORY, BAD MILO!) was in charge of the makeup FX.