From TorontoFilm.Net comes word that a new 13-episode TV series, titled "Bitten", about a female 'werewolf' starts filming in Toronto April 2013, starring Laura Vandervoort, who played 'Supergirl' in The CW TV series "Smallville".
Produced by No Equal Entertainment and Hoodwink Entertainment, the series is set in Toronto and New York, based on the horror novel series "Women Of The Otherworld" by author Kelley Armstrong :
"...foster child 'Elana Michaels' thought she finally found her 'happily ever after' with new love 'Clayton', but with one small bite, her life was changed forever, forced to survive life with the 'Pack' as a 'werewolf'. Years later, Elena finds refuge in Toronto, working as a photographer and dating a new man.
"But when victims turn up in the backwoods of 'Stonehaven', the rural mansion that has served as a werewolf sanctuary for generations, the perfect life Elena has constructed begins to crumble. With the Pack threatened by an unknown predator, they turn to Elena for help.
"Caught between two worlds and two loves, Elena returns to Stonehaven out of duty, but once back in the fold she realizes that when push comes to shove, like any true alpha female, she'll stop at nothing to defend her family..."
No stranger to 'genre' roles,Vandervoort previously posed as a blonde lizard for PETA.
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