BBC One Sets Premiere Date For ‘Dracula’

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Dracula will premiere on BBC One on New Year’s Day (Wedneday January 1st) at 9pm and will continue to air on consecutive nights until the season finale on Friday January 3rd, it has been announced.

From Sherlock co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat, Dracula is a new take on the classic Bram Stoker novel and will re-introduce the world to Dracula, the vampire who made evil sexy. In Transylvania in 1897, the blood-drinking Count is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.

The three-part drama is produced by Hartswood Films and stars Claes Bang, John Heffernan, Joanna Scanlan, Dolly Wells, Morfydd Clark, Mark Gatiss, Lujza Richter, Lyndsey Marshal, Chanel Cresswell, Matthew Beard, Lydia West, Paul Brennen, Sarah Niles, Sofia Oxenham, John McCrea, Phil Dunster and Millicent Wong. Netflix is the global broadcaster. The executive producers are Mark Gatiss, Steven Moffat and Sue Vertue for Hartswood Films, Ben Irving for BBC and Larry Tanz and Carolyn Newman for Netflix. The directors are Jonny Campbell, Damon Thomas and Paul McGuigan.

TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.