Former 'Suits' star Gina Torres is set to play one of the title roles in ABC's vampire drama 'The Brides' https://t.co/v0TSXwI16r— The Hollywood Reporter (@THR) March 2, 2020
Gina Torres is set to star in the ABC vampire drama 'The Brides'.
The Brides is described as a "sexy, contemporary reimagining of the Dracula story." The Brides are a trio of empowered immortal women who will do what it takes to protect their wealth, prestige, legacy, and family.
Gina will play Cleo Phillips, the leader of the of brides. Cleo was a queen in her past life before being turned by Dracula. Now she lives in New York City and is a powerful real estate entrepreneur. The series finds Cleo being challenged professionally by a mysterious newcomer.
The Brides comes from Riverdale creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and producer Greg Berlanti. Maggie Kiley (Riverdale, American Horror Story) will direct and exec produce the pilot.