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Former “Downton Abbey” star Dan Stevens hires Liam Neeson for his latest bounty hunt in the first trailer for Scott Frank‘s crime thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones.” Based on Lawrence Block’s bestselling mystery series, “A Walk Among the Tombstones” stars Neeson as Matt Scudder, a NYPD police officer-turned-unlicensed private investigator who accepts an offer from a heroin trafficker (Stevens) to find out the identity, hunt down and capture whoever it was that was responsible for kidnapping and murdering the drug kingpin’s wife. Along the way, Scudder discovers that theRead More

Posted On June 12, 2013By Rebecca LewisIn Casting

Dan Stevens Becomes “The Guest” in New Indie Project

The “Downton Abbey” cast are hitting Hollywood hard. In the last few months, Theo James has been cast in the hotly contested role of Four in the young adult adaptation of “Divergent”, Lily James and Sophie Mcshera took two roles, including the lead, in Kenneth Branagh’s “Cinderella”, and Michelle Dockery is replacing Kate Winslet in “The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Socity”. So after three years on the hit series, leaving to pursue a Hollywood dream may have been the best decision Dan Stevens also made. The Brit actorRead More
Well, it’s no wonder he decided to leave “Downton Abbey.” British actor Dan Stevens’ film career has been pretty much non-stop since departing the hit BBC series that made him a star, and now Deadline reports he has landed yet another project. Stevens will play the key role of James Turner aka Captain Flint in a big screen adaptation of hit children’s book series “Swallows and Amazons.” Arthur Ransome wrote the series of books which are set in the Lake District of England in the summer of 1929. The WalkerRead More
Another fast rising star has joined Liam Neeson in crime thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones”, according to Variety. Model turned actor Boyd Holbrook has joined British thesps Dan Stevens and Ruth Wilson in rounding out the cast of the Scott Frank written and directed film. Neeson plays an ex-cop now working as a private investigator who is tasked with finding the kidnapped wife of a drug dealer, who soon discovers the kidnappers have committed similar crimes before and have racked up quite a body count in the process. There’sRead More
British rising star Ruth Wilson has landed the female lead role in crime thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstones” opposite Liam Neeson, according to Variety. She also joins “Downton Abbey” star Dan Stevens, who was cast yesterday. Neeson plays an ex-cop now working as a private investigator who is tasked with finding the kidnapped wife of a drug dealer, who soon discovers the kidnappers have committed similar crimes before and have racked up quite a body count in the process. There’s no word on who Stevens or Wilson will beRead More
Now that he has left PBS series “Downton Abbey”, rising British actor Dan Stevens is having no problem transitioning to big screen roles. Variety reports he has signed on to star opposite Liam Neeson in crime thriller “A Walk Among the Tombstone”, which Scott Frank adapted and will direct starting next month. Neeson plays an ex-cop now working as a private investigator who is tasked with finding the kidnapped wife of a drug dealer, who soon discovers the kidnappers have committed similar crimes before and have racked up quite aRead More