With the introduction of Selene (Kate Beckinsale) and Michael Corvinís (Scott Speedman) hybrid daughter, Eve (pictured above; India Eisley), in the 2012 Underworld: Awakening, Screen Gems passed the torch to another star in hopes of continuing the franchise.
After a decade-long battle between vampires and werewolves, like it or not, the Underworld franchise is legit. After four successful films, Iím told by my studio Intel that Screen Gems is actively developing the fifth, currently titled Underworld: Next Generation.
While the title could change by the time they go into production, right now theyíre seeking a writer and director for the fifth film, although Len Wiseman remains producer. Itís also unclear what direction they will be going as Beckeisale is not attached yet, officially. Hence the title, Next Generation, itís implied that the new film will follow Eve as the filmís protagonist.
Again, since a director and writer have yet to be assigned, things could change. But in the early stages of development, this is where the studio hopes to take the franchise come 2015.