The movie has already begun shooting, but that doesn’t mean that the cast has been set in stone. In fact, they’ve just now cast the main bad guy in the film, the Vampire Adam.

Playing him will be none other than Rufus Sewell. If you don’t know who he is than add Cold Comfort Farm and Dark City to your Netflix queue immediately!

He’ll be joining Benjamin Walker (Abraham Lincoln), Dominic Cooper (Henry Sturgess) and Mary Elizabeth
Winstead (Mary Todd).

Tim burton is producing and Timur Bekmambetov is directing. The film comes out August 22, 2012.

IMDB plot description:
President Lincoln’s mother is killed by a supernatural creature, which fuels his passion to crush vampires and their slave-owning helpers

Source: Empire