The Wolfman (Mania.com)

By:Jarrod Sarafin, News Editor
Date: Wednesday, January 09, 2008

Release Date: February 13, 2009
Studio: Universal Pictures
Director: Joe Johnston
Screenwriter: Andrew Kevin Walker
Cast: Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving
Genre: Horror

Plot Summary: Based on the 1941 original that starred Lon Chaney Jr., the new film will be set in Victorian England. Del Toro will play a man who returns from America to his ancestral homeland, gets bitten by a werewolf and begins a hairy moonlight existence. FX maestro Rick Baker is on lycanthrope duties bringing "The Wolfman" to life.