Dark Shadows: Pfeiffer and Bonham Carter in talks to join

Tue February 15, 2011 Return to Film News

  • Michelle Pfeiffer and Helena Bonham Carter are in negotiations to join the cast of the TV soap opera adaptation "Dark Shadows".

  • Pfeiffer would play Elizabeth Collins Stoddard, the reclusive matriarch of the Collins clan. She is the owner of Collinwood, the mansion where the supernatural saga unfolds.

  • Bonham Carter would play Hoffman, a specialist in psychology and rare blood disorders who moves into Collinwood. While she initially is a threat to the vampire Barnabas, she eventually becomes his ally, who might be able to cure him of his thirst for blood.

Source: Deadline
Related Titles: Dark Shadows