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Eva Green Is A Dame To Kill For
In Sin City's sequel

30 January 2013  |  Written by James White  |  Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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Eva Green as a woman who can lead men to fight or die for her? Yeah, we can see that. So can Sin City: A Dame To Kill For co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller, who have locked Green in to play femme fatale Ava Lord.

It’s been quite a search for the directors, who originally reached out to Angelina Jolie but didn’t manage to make a deal. Now, though, they seem happy with the choice of Green to play Ava, a beautiful woman who leads photographer Dwight (Josh Brolin) to end up framed for the murder of her wealthy husband. And to add insult to possible lethal injury, she left Dwight for the moneybags man in the first place…

“Ava Lord is one of the most deadly and fascinating residents of Sin City,” Rodriguez and Miller said in a statement picked up by The Hollywood Reporter. “From the start, we knew that the actor would need to be able to embody the multifaceted characteristics of this femme fatale and we found that in Eva Green."

Green is not the only new arrival in the cast, as they've also announced rising actress Julia Garner, who has impressed in small roles in The Perks Of Being A Wallflower, Not Fade Away and Electrick Children, to play a stripper who enters the life of gambler Johnny (Joseph Gordon-Levitt).

Sin City’s sequel is shooting now, featuring a hefty ensemble that includes Mickey Rourke, Jessica, Bruce Willis, Rosario Dawson, Jaime King, Dennis Haysbert, Christopher Meloni, Jeremy Piven, Jamie Chung, Ray Liotta and Juno Temple. It’ll be out in the States on October 4, but there’s no sign yet as to whether it’ll be day and date over here, or if we’re in for a wait.

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Your Comments

Can't wait!
Definitely a worthy addition to the gallery of Sin City babes. I absolutely loved the first movie so, needless to say, I'm hoping this will be up to the same level. More

Posted by Mr Gittes at 20:34 on 05 February 2013 | Report This Post

I wouldn't kill shit for that harpy. More

Posted by NeoBrowser at 02:53 on 31 January 2013 | Report This Post

mmmmmmmmm....... Eva Green More

Posted by bnicholson50 at 17:57 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

Puuuuurrrrfect Casting
Wow! That's a bit of majestic casting right there! She has everything needed for the role from her eyes to her figure. Perfection Mr Rodriguez! If you didn't have my attention before, (You did), you have it now! More

Posted by plumbey at 13:51 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

RE: Well you now have my cash Rodriguez!
great news - perfect casting . can't wait to see this film loved the first one !! More

Posted by buffster28 at 12:56 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

RE: Well you now have my cash Rodriguez!
SIN CITY WAS COMPLETE CRAP!!. oops, wrong thread... More

Posted by Dannybohy at 11:05 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

RE: Well you now have my cash Rodriguez!

Posted by UTB at 09:59 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

Well you now have my cash Rodriguez!
Eva Green is stunning, with one of the best racks in the business. A much better choice than Jolie !!! More

Posted by bosscoe at 09:37 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

Thanks for the spoiler guys
Please remember that some of us don't read comic books and don't actually want to know the plot. Cock jockies! Movie mags are all getting worse recently. Total Film have started describing plot points in reviews and now Empire are signposting plot points in the bloody news! That's a really good way to lose readers. More

Posted by Nicky C at 09:18 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

RE: Eva Green Is A Dame To Kill For
What a fantastic piece of casting. Eva Green's a great actress, and gorgeous in the classy kind of way that Ava Lord is. Can't wait to see her in the role. More

Posted by AxlReznor at 08:14 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

I will now, without a doubt...
be there opening night. More

Posted by partybee at 06:40 on 30 January 2013 | Report This Post

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