Vampire role for Alicia Silverstone
Published 12/02/2010 | 12:49
Alicia Silverstone is set to reunite with Clueless writer-director Amy Heckerling for Vamps.
The Clueless actress and Krysten Ritter play beautiful vampires who soon have a dilemma after they fall in love, with each having to make a choice that could jeopardise their immortality.
Production is expected to start in April.
Alicia - who was propelled to worldwide fame after her portrayal of ditsy Cher in Clueless - is currently appearing in the Broadway production of Time Stands Still with Laura Linney.
She has had roles in Stormbreaker with Ewan McGregor and Mickey Rourke, Scooby Doo, and Batman And Robin and received a Golden Globe nod for TV series Miss Match.
Krysten - who previously appeared in Confessions Of A Shopaholic and 27 Dresses - is wrapping production on the U2 biopic Killing Bono, where she plays the lead opposite Ben Barnes.