VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN – First Look Images Featuring James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe August 4, 2015 First stills from Paul McGuigan-directed take on Mary Shelley’s classic horror. James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe star in a dynamic and thrilling twist on a legendary tale. Radical scientist Victor Frankenstein (McAvoy) and his equally brilliant protégé Igor Strausman (Radcliffe) share a noble vision of aiding humanity through their groundbreaking research into immortality. But Victor’s experiments go too far, and his obsession has horrifying consequences. Only Igor can bring his friend back from the brink of madness and save him from his monstrous creation. Also stars Andrew Scott, Jessica Brown Findlay, and Mark Gatiss.