Jeremy Renner Almost Played Agent Myers in del Toro’s Hellboy

Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye.
Picture: Marvel Studios

Seems, he simply didn’t actually get the film.

In a latest interview on the podcast Life is Brief, Jeremy Renner revealed that, lengthy earlier than he determined to leap on board with a personality whose main trait is “arrows”, he had an opportunity to play a personality in one other comedian e-book film: Agent Myers in Guillermo del Toro’s Hellboy, to not be confused with the brand new one. 

“I was just reading the script and [thinking] like, ‘I don’t get this…’ I just couldn’t connect to it,” the actor defined. “I said, ‘I can’t find a way in [to this character], I don’t know what I’d be doing,’ so I had to say no.”

Within the movie, Agent Myers is performed by Rupert Evans. Whereas it was initially reported that Renner turned down the title function in Hellboy, Guillermo del Toro took to Twitter to verify that wasn’t the case.

When requested if Renner regretted the selection, he was decisive. “There’s zero regrets. Zero. More often than not it’s like, ‘Oh, I’m glad I didn’t do it,’ and it made sense to me. Not simply Hellboy or no matter it was, and I’m not saying that it’s a superb or dangerous film, it’s not about that…I simply wouldn’t have match there.”

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Not engaged on a film that doesn’t make sense to you looks as if a superb coverage, more often than not. Although, famously, Sean Connery turned down Fellowship of the Ring for that very motive, proving it’s perhaps not a fool-proof coverage.

Additionally, Hawkeye stans: I child. Clint Barton has at the very least two different traits. Quivers, for one.

[h/t Bloody Disgusting]

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