Several actors were up for the part of Eric Draven in the upcoming reboot of The Crow, including Tom Hiddleston and Bradley Cooper, but Luke Evans landed the role.
Evans is no stranger to genre movies, having worked on Immortals, The Three Musketeers, and currently on The Hobbit (parts 2 & 3). In fact, they've pushed production back on the film to accomadate his schedule currently shooting for The Hobbit and upcoming movie, Dracula. Evans was their first choice for the role and looking at his body of work and the fact they were willing to push work on the movie back so he could take the part, he must have had a great audition.
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Jeremy was born in a small mountain village of a strange foreign land called Weystvurginea. Banishment for liberal views saw him spend years wondering the east coast until he decided to bike to California. When he saw how long a trip it was, he drove instead. Now he's living it up in a low humidity climate, sometimes working on his photography and when not, he writes for us covering books (by way of his blog: Reading Realms), gaming, tv, movies, comics, conventions in the SoCal area, and creates a weekly webcomic: A Journey Through Skyrim. If you look for him offline, start in the L.A. area; online start at: www.jeremyshane.info for his profile and all the social networks he's on... or just follow him on twitter, he seems to be on there a lot: @jeremyshane.
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