Luke Evans Exits The Crow Reboot

LukeEvansRelativity's remake of The Crow has lost its lead. Luke Evans (The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies) has left the film to pursue other projects. Evans was originally attached to the film when it was going to be directed by F. Javier Gutierrez, but production got delayed an Gutierrez was out and Corin Hardy came on board. Evans had said during the press tour for The Hobbit that he was out but Relativity hoped to keep him on board. Now his exit has been made official.

A new actor will need to be found to play Eric Draven as the studio plans to move forward on adaptation of James O'Barr's cult classic comic book series.

[Source: The Wrap]

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.