Sarah Hyland Enlists in ‘Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters’

sarahhyland-vampire-051813Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters continues to add to its cast with the addition of Sarah Hyland.

The “Modern Family” star joins the movie based on Richelle Mead’s hit series as does Gabriel Byrne, Joely Richardson, and Dominic Sherwood.

Byrne will play Victor, one of the leaders of the Academy while Hyland will play Natalie, Victor’s daughter and the best friend of the lead Rose and Lissa, played by Zoey Deutch and Lucy Fry. Richardson will play Queen Tatiana, leader of the Moroi Vampires. Sherwood will be playing Christian, Lissa’s love interest.

The books tell the story of Rose Hathaway, a teen who has a mental and spiritual bond with her vampire best friend Lissa. The two attend a special school for vampires who are attempting to keep some of their humanity while other of their species are becoming more wild. Filming on Vampire Academy is scheduled to start next week.

Check out more on the recent castings here.