After revealing two brand new posters and promising the trailer would drop on Thursday, Lionsgate gave us their Christmas present early as they released the Hellboy trailer!
Hellboy stars David Harbour in the title role, Milla Jovovich as Nimue the Blood Queen, Ian McShane as Professor Broom, Sasha Lane as Alice Monaghan, Penelope Mitchel as Ganeida, Daniel Dae Kim as Daimio, and Stephen Graham Will Voice Pig Fairy Villain Gruagach.
The official synopsis for the upcoming new film is listed below:
“The film is about Hellboy going to England, where he must defeat Nimue, Merlin’s consort and the Blood Queen. But their battle will bring about the end of the world, a fate he desperately tries to turn away.”
Created by Mike Mignola in 1993, the Hellboy comic series centers around a demon summoned by the Nazis during World War II from a portal to a paranormal dimension. Years later, the demon is all grown up and is serving as an agent to protect America from dark and evil forces. The first film in the franchise was released in 2004 and starred Perlman, Selma Blair, and Doug Jones. A sequel to the film was released in 2008.
Hellboy is set to hit theaters on its new release date, April 12, 2019.