Ben Walker Picked to Lead ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’

He’ll play the 16th president in Fox’s upcoming Seth Graham-Smith adaptation

Last Updated: January 27, 2011 @ 7:42 PM

Ben Walker has been tapped to play the lead role in Fox's upcoming "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter."

Walker, who most recently starred in the play "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson," will play the 16th president in the adaptation of the Seth Graham-Smith novel.

The film is being produced by Timur Bekmambetov, Tim Burton and Jim Lemley.