BLADE scriptwriter DAVID GOYER is producing a pilot television show based around the trilogy of vampire movies..

Hip-hop star KIRK 'STICKY' JONES will take over from Wesley Snipes to play ERIC BROOKS, and he can expect to be joined by a sexy sidekick.

Goyer tells EmpireOnline.co.uk, "It's planned that our hero will be partnered with kick-ass BUFFY-alike female warrior."