Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Future Of Film
The 100 Greatest Video Games
Robin Williams: The Big Interview
Kevin Feige:
My Movie Life

The Marvel supremo's pick of the flicks
Want To Be An Empire Journalist?
Find out how here
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
Liam Neeson Is Up For Suspension
Based on Joss Whedon's long-in-gestation script?
Fox Announces Deadpool Movie For 2016
Tim Miller still attached to direct
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
15 September 2014
New Banner Art For The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies
Bilbo and the rest fight the forces of evil
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies
12 December 2014
Dracula Untold
03 October 2014
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (2013)
Empire Star Rating
No One Lives (2013)
Empire Star Rating
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Empire Star Rating
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2012)
Empire Star Rating
The Raven (2012)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Luke Evans Talks Bard The Bowman
Luke Evans Talks Bard The Bowman
Exclusive Video: The Hobbit's archer

23 July 2011  |  Written by Chris Hewitt  

submit to reddit

It's not been a bad year for Luke Evans, what with turns in ImmortalsThe Raven and The Three Musketeers all in the bag. He was in San Diego to promote at least two of those movies, so naturally we grabbed him and asked about his latest, and most geek-friendly, role: Bard the Bowman in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit.

Click below to find out his thoughts on the role, what he's doing to prepare, and whether Bard will have more to do than in the book.

 

Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Comic-Con: Twixt Panel
Francis Ford Coppola gets experimental
Todd Field Accepts The Creed Of Violence
Update: He's got the funds to make it

Your Comments

www.jordansforking.com
*** *** {{w w w }} {{ j o r d a n s f o r k i n g }} {{ c o m }} *** **** welcome to this website★free ship ping accept pay pal★ we provide all kinds of high quality shoes and the other things if you are interested in it,don't hesitate to search our website hoping you can have a good shop ping experience More

Posted by pingguoas at 05:04 on 25 July 2011 | Report This Post

He's a little younger than I'd like
But I can see him as Bard. Don't think I've ever seen the boy act, but I have a good feeling about this one. More

Posted by Knight of Fury at 22:59 on 23 July 2011 | Report This Post

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
The Future Of Film: The Streaming Services Will Be Major Studios
(Or how Hollywood will have to start worrying about Netflix)

The Empire Podcast #129: Liam Neeson Interview
Plus Max Irons, Sam Claflin, Douglas Booth, Holliday Grainger and Jessica Brown Findlay drop by to talk The Riot Club

The Future Of Film: We'll Be Watching Films In Virtual Reality
Immerse cinema aims to become the must-have experience for the filmgoers of the future

The Future Of Film: Cinema Will Cross The Uncanny Valley
The future of VFX, from believable digital humans to underwater mocap

The Future Of Film: There Will Be Another Indie Golden Age
Independent producers are growing from micro-budgets to something a lot bigger

Empire's Epic Interstellar Subscribers' Cover
The countdown begins to Christopher Nolan's sci-fi masterpiece

Shut Up, World! Gary Busey Is Talking!
Strap yourselves in and meet a true Hollywood original.

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 6 Issues Of Empire For Only £15!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 6 issues of Empire for just £15!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)