Casting details for ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’ released

Robin McLeavy is the latest addition to the cast

Robin McLeavy has been cast in Timur Bekmambetov’s Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter film.

The Australian actress will play Mary Todd, the titular hero’s love interest.

The film is an adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith’s 2010 mashup novel. That book was written in the style of a biography of Abraham Lincoln, based on fictional “secret diaries” kept by the 16th US President and given to the author by a vampire named Henry Sturges.

The film is to be produced by Tim Burton.

According to the Latino Review, other confirmed cast members include Benjamin Walker as Lincoln, Anthony Mackie and Dominic Cooper.

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is due to be released on June 22 next year.