'The Crow' Remake is Coming Soon to Theaters

The Crow Remake set to begin filming Spring 2015

Producer of Wall Street and American Psycho, Ed Pressman has recently revealed that The Crow remake is coming soon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Pressman said that production should begin spring 2015. “It still has a big fan base even though it was so long ago,” he said. “But the generation today doesn’t even know The Crow.” Read more: ‘Hitch’ TV Series is Coming Soon to Fox In the original The Crow movie, leading actor Brandon Lee, died while making the first film. Lee died of a gunshot wound on March 31, 1993 in Wilmington, North Carolina, at the age of 28, after an accidental shooting on set of The Crow.  In the fatal scene, which called for the revolver to be actually fired at Lee from a distance of 3.6 - 4.5 meters (12–15 feet), the dummy cartridges were exchanged with blank rounds, which feature a live powder charge and primer, but no bullet, thus allowing the gun to be fired without the risk of an actual projectile. But since the bullet from the dummy round was already trapped in the barrel, this caused the .44 Magnum bullet to be fired out of the barrel with virtually the same force as if the gun had been loaded with a live round, and it struck Lee in the abdomen, mortally wounding him. Read more: New Ebola TV Series is Coming Soon to Fox According to Pressman, Lee Evans (Dracula Untold) is the current favorite for the leading role in The Crow remake. But, casting has not been confirmed yet. The Crow revolves around a man who is brutally murdered but, comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder. Read more: Warner Bros. Reveals 3 Harry Potter Spin Offs and 13 Other Movies Coming Soon What do you think? Discuss this story with fellow Project Casting fans on Facebook. On Twitter, follow us at @projectcasting.