Sloan tells us that the creature was created by make up and fx artist Todd Masters with a the specific aim of showing that this vamp is "not a romanticized creature, but a giant savage who lives in remote jungles and caves, like a cross between Tarzan and Kurtz from Apocalypse Now."
An heiress enlists mercenaries to search the Cambodian jungle for her long lost brother. The journey down river turns bloody; the jungle is haunted by a savage barbarian warlord, who is rumored to be Lord Of The Undead: King Of Vampires.
King of Vampires is shaping up to be a great sounding project with just the right hint of all our favorite genre flavours. With any luck we'll have some more concrete info on it for you soon.