Kate Beckinsale Underworld 4 Awakening 5 New Clips From ‘Underworld: Awakening’ – Starring Kate Beckinsale

With the films release fast approaching, Screen Gems has unleashed these five clips from Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein’s ’Underworld: Amakening.’ Kate Beckinsale, star of the first two Underworld films, returns in her lead role as the vampire warrioress Selene, who escapes imprisonment to find herself in a world where humans have discovered the existence of both Vampire and Lycan clans, and are conducting an all-out war to eradicate both immortal species. Alongside Kate Beckinsale, the likes of Stephen Rea, Michael Ealy, Theo James, India Eisley and Charles Dance co-star.

Directed by Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein. The film is produced by Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Len Wiseman, and Richard Wright. Len Wiseman wrote the initial story for ‘Underworld: Awakening,’ the fourth installment in the Underworld franchise, which is based on characters created by Kevin Grevioux and Wiseman. The screenplay was written by John Hlavin, J. Michael Straczyinski, Allison Burnett and Wiseman. ’Underworld: Amakening’ is set for release January 20th, 2012. Look out for interviews with the cast later this week.

After being held in a coma-like state for fifteen years, vampire Selene (Kate Beckinsale) learns that she has a fourteen-year-old vampire/Lycan hybrid daughter, Nissa, and when she finds her they must stop BioCom from creating super Lycans that will kill them all. The latest chapter in the Underworld saga marks the return of Kate Beckinsale in the title role of Selene and is the first of the series to be filmed in 3D and released in IMAX.