Cam Gigandet has taken one of the lead roles in Priest, a horror “vampire-western” based on a comic book:
“Priest” is set in a world ravaged by centuries of war between man and vampires and follows a warrior priest who turns against the church to track down a murderous band of vampires who have kidnapped his niece.
Gigandet plays a young wasteland sheriff who is part vampire. He partners with Bettany to save the girl he loves, the niece.
The article also mentions another of Cam’s recently signed projects, Easy A:
“Easy A,” a comedic re-imagining of “The Scarlet Letter,” starring Emma Stone and Amanda Bynes. Gigandet is playing a third-time senior in high school who still hasn’t graduated.