Lily Collins will play demon hunter Clary Fray, the heroine created by novelist Cassandra Clare, in The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, a fantasy film akin to Twilight and Beautiful Creatures.
American actor and television personality Lily Collins
The new trailer features Collins's character, a teenager who discovers she is a member of the Shadowhunters, the only clan that can save humans from demonic attacks.
Jaime Campbell Bower, Lena Headey, Jared Harris and Jonathan Rhys Meyers also feature in the trailer for this film that is a mix of romance, fantasy and coming-of-age story.
The Mortal Instruments will be released on August 23, 2013 in North America.