Earlier today Executive producer Martin Moszkowicz shared the link on his Twitter page on Tuesday.
Hollywood Reporter explains that Elyas has been cast as a vampire. As of yet we do not know which vampire, but we will keep you up to date when we find out.
COLOGNE, Germany - Elyas M'Barek, one of Germany's hottest young actors, has been cast as a vampire in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, the adaptation of Cassandra Clare's best-selling fantasy novel, which Harald Zwart (Karate Kid) is directing.
A veteran of German TV sitcoms, M'Barek became one of Germany's biggest box office draws with his starring role in the cross-culture romantic comedy Turkish For Beginners, in which he plays a stereotypical German-Turkish macho..
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Elyas was born in Munich, Germany and is 29 years old. He's starred in German TV shows such as Doctor's Diary - Männer sind die beste Medizin and movies including What a Man (2011).
Credit to Hollywood Reporter