The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus Up for Role in The Crow Reboot?


Schmoes Know is reporting that “The Walking Dead’ star Norman Reedus is up for a role in the upcoming reboot of The Crow. The site reports he’s the top choice for a role called “James,” but it’s unknown if this role is for one of Eric Draven’s allies or enemies, though it’s not as colorful as the antagonist’s names in the original film and comic. Check back here for updates on the casting of the film as we learn them.

Luke Evans has been cast in the lead role of Eric, who will become The Crow after meeting an untimely demise. Set to be directed by Javier Gutierrez, the film features a script by Cliff Dorfman. Series creator James O’Barr will also work as a consultant on the film, which is said to begin production in 2014. No release date is currently set.

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