Robert Downey Jr. walked away from playing a supervillain in a movie called Oobermind. Brad Pitt and Will Ferrell might be taking over.
It’s possible that the reason RDJ left Oobermind is because he wants to play the vampire Lestat… http://scifiwire.com/2009/08/news-briefs-downey-is-les.php
Johnny Depp and Tim Burton are in the very early stages of attempting to make a Dark Shadows movie. Dark Shadows was a paranormal soap opera starring the vampire Barnabas Collins.
For no reason, here’s the Dark Shadows tv theme!