The Vamps Bite Into Richard Lewis

Comedian Richard Lewis has joined the cast of the romantic horror-comedy “Vamps” for Red Hour Films says PR Newswire.

The contemporary story follows two beautiful young vampires (Alicia Silverstone, Krysten Ritter) who enjoy the New York City nightlife until romance jeopardizes their immortality.

Sigourney Weaver also stars. Lewis will play a former student activist who now works as a lawyer with the A.C.L.U..

“Clueless” writer/director Amy Heckerling helms the project which starts shooting in August in Detroit. Ben Stiller and Stuart Cornfeld are producing.