Exclusive Dracula Video: Vlad, Meet Immortality

Warning: This exclusive clip from Friday’s Dracula (NBC, 10/9c) progresses from very bloody to super bloody in a few seconds’ time.

But once you’re past the gore, you find out exactly how Jonathan Rhys Meyers‘ Vlad Tepes was transformed into the immortal bloodsucker who’d later parade around London under the name Alexander Grayson.

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Press PLAY on the video below to watch Vlad’s end — and Dracula’s beginning.