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Castlevania 

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A vampire hunter fights to save a besieged city from an army of otherworldly creatures controlled by Dracula.

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Series cast summary:
Richard Armitage ...  Trevor Belmont 12 episodes, 2017-2018
James Callis ...  Alucard 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Graham McTavish ...  Dracula 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Alejandra Reynoso ...  Sypha Belnades 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Matt Frewer ...  The Bishop 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Emily Swallow ...  Lisa Tepes 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Matt Lowe ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Moira Quirk ...  Additional Voices 12 episodes, 2017-2018
Theo James ...  Hector 8 episodes, 2018
Adetokumboh M'Cormack ...  Isaac 8 episodes, 2018
Jaime Murray ...  Carmilla 8 episodes, 2018
Peter Stormare ...  Godbrand 8 episodes, 2018
Adam Croasdell ...  Additional Voices 8 episodes, 2018
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When Lisa Tepes, beloved wife of Vlad Tepes AKA Dracula is acused of witchcraft and burned at the stake by an overzealous bishop, Dracula declares war on the people of Wallachia and unleashes an army of murderous demonic creatures from hell. Luckily, Trevor Belmont, last survivor of the Belmont clan, a disgraced family known for hunting all kinds of monsters, is still in town and agrees to take the fight to the lord of vampires. Written by Ricky Lyon

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English

Release Date:

7 July 2017 (USA) See more »

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Castlevania See more »

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If you take the name Alucard and spell it backwards it turns out to be Dracula. This happens in the games as well and it is a direct reference to a character in Son of Dracula (1943). See more »

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Amazing so far!!
7 July 2017 | by rustywhoSee all my reviews

There is a lot happening in Castlevania and not much of a backstory has been provided in the first season which works as a positive for the show and one of the reasons that make this show quite intriguing. The characters may not feel fresh to some viewers but the storytelling has been an absolute treat in this season.

On some research, I got to know that it is based on a horror fantasy video game series of the same name and I have a feeling that it will definitely be living up to the game's standards or may even surpass that.

P.S. - I'm not sure why the trivia mentions that 'The series is in the vein of Game of Thrones'. Just because there are monsters, witches and a trio trying to save humans? Isn't that Harry Potter too, then?


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