Underworld: Blood Wars is a 2016 American action horror film directed by Anna Foerster. It is the fifth installment in the Underworld franchise and the sequel to Underworld: Awakening (2012), with Kate Beckinsale reprising her role as Selene. The main cast also includes Theo James, Lara Pulver, James Faulkner and Charles Dance.


Directed by

  • Anna Foerster

Produced by

  • Tom Rosenberg
  • Gary Lucchesi
  • Len Wiseman
  • Richard Wright
  • David Kern

Screenplay by

  • Cory Goodman

Story by

  • Kyle Ward
  • Cory Goodman

Based on

  • Characters by Kevin Grevioux
  • Len Wiseman
  • Danny McBride
  • Starring
  • Kate Beckinsale
  • Theo James
  • Lara Pulver
  • James Faulkner
  • Charles Dance

Music by

  • Michael Wandmacher


  • Karl Walter Lindenlaub

Edited by

  • Peter Amundson

Production companies

  • Lakeshore Entertainment
  • Sketch Films

Distributed by

  • Screen Gems

Release date

  • November 24, 2016 (International)
  • January 6, 2017 (United States)

Running time

  • 91 minutes


  • United States


  • English


  • $35 million

Box office

  • $55.2 million


Kate Beckinsale

Theo James 

Tobias Menzies 

Lara Pulver 

James Faulkner

Charles Dance 

Bradley James 

Clementine Nicholson 

Peter Andersson

Daisy Head 

Brian Caspe as Hajna[7]

Trent Garrett 

Sveta Driga

Oliver Stark