Blood’s Stephen Moyer Joins “Priest”

Stephen Moyer (TV’s “True Blood,” TV’s “Ultraviolet”) and Lily Collins (TV’s “90210”) have joined the cast of the thriller “Priest” for Screen Gems says Variety.

Scripted by Cory Goodman, the story involves a warrior priest (Paul Bettany) who turns against the church to track down a murderous band of vampires who kidnapped his niece.

Moyer will play the mortal brother of the protagonist, Collins plays the niece. Cam Gigandet and Maggie Q also star.

Michael De Luca, Josh Donen and Mitchell Peck will produce. Shooting kicks off today under the helm of Scott Stewart.