Bond girl Gemma Arterton`s vamps it up in new flick

Updated: May 04, 2013, 10:40 AM IST

New York: Bond girl Gemma Arterton is seen getting her teeth into her latest role as a vampire in a new clip from her latest movie `Byzantium.`

The 27-year-old actress is playing mysterious mother Clara who moves to a run-down coastal town with teenage daughter Eleanor - played by Saoirse Ronan - in ` Byzantium ,` the New York Post reported.

After finding shelter in the deserted farmhouse of loner Noel, played by Danny Mays, they settle into their new life.

In the movie, the mother-daughter duo are over 200 years old and need to drink human blood to survive but have kept it a secret.

After Eleanor tells her secret to a new school friend, it begins to leak out and their past catches up with them with terrible consequences.

In an intense scene in the clip, Arterton`s character is forced to uncover the truth of her bloody "awakening" to her daughter`s teacher - played by Tom Hollander.