First look at Aaron Eckhart in ‘I, Frankenstein’

If you live in Melbourne, Australia be on the lookout for Frankenstein. ‘I, Frankenstein’ that is, the big Hollywood production that’s taking over the streets of the city at the moment.

The first look at Aaron Eckhart as Frankenstein has appeared online via the Flickr account of photographer Pablo Hassan.

Eckhart plays the famous monster in the film that’s based on the graphic novel by Kevin Grevioux, and picks up where Mary Shelly’s classic novel left off, and follows Dr. Frankenstein’s creature into a present day, gothic metropolis. There he is drawn into an epic power struggle between two immortal clans, a battle which will decide the fate of mankind.

Warning of potential spoilers, hit the jump to check out the behind the scenes image.

The film is directed by Stuart Beattie who recently directed ‘Tomorrow When the War Began’ and has writing credits on big blockbusters including ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl’, ‘Collateral’, ‘and ‘G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra’.

The cast includes Bill Nighy, Miranda Otto Yvonne Strahovski and is in the middle of a ten-week shoot in the state of Victoria.

‘I, Frankenstein’ is released:

22 February 2012 USA and UK