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Luke Evans Talks Bard The Bowman
Luke Evans Talks Bard The Bowman
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23 July 2011  |  Written by Chris Hewitt  

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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.

 

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