Gerard Butler & Steven Strait In 'Priest' Talks

Gerard ButlerGerard Butler and Steven Strait are in talks to join Screen Gems' postapocalyptic vampire Western Priest, says the Hollywood Reporter.

The feature, helmed by Andrew Douglas, is based on a comic book by Min-Woo Hyung. It follows a warrior priest (Butler) who disobeys church law by teaming with a young sheriff (Strait) and a priestess to track down a band of renegade vampires who have kidnapped the priest's niece.

The script is by scribe Cory Goodman, who adapted the material for the big screen.

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