No official plot yet, but the original followed a sadistic Leprechaun that killed anyone in his path while searching for his stolen gold.
Dylan "Hornswoggle" Postl
- In a recent interview WWE President Michael Luisi was quoted saying: "The tone is going to be a little darker, a little more traditional horror than the Warwick Davis ones that people remember, trying to find a way to please fans of that genre but at the same time this is really being played for scares." (1/24/13)
- The WWE wrestler known as "Hornswoggle" will play the Leprechaun.
- One of the producers at WWE Studios was quoted saying: "We have been looking for ways to continue our relationship with Lionsgate and we saw 'Leprechaun' as the perfect opportunity to take a well-known franchise and put a modern-day spin on it. This is a property that we believe our audience will respond to and we continue to look for ways to surprise and engage them."
- Warwick Davis will not return to play the Leprechaun this time.
- The original spawned 5 sequels.
- The original film was actress Jennifer Aniston's first starring role.
- A remake of the 1993 film with the same name.