Thomas Haden Church Cast In Hellboy Reboot

The Neil Marshall directed Hellboy reboot continues to add to its cast. Spider-Man 3’s Thomas Haden Church has joined the cast as the hero, Lobster Johnson.

The character is described as having a reputation for violence and burning his trademark lobster claw symbol into foreheads.”

Lobster Johnson was a vigilante in the 1930s who killed mobsters. In the modern era, people believe that he was a fictional character who was created by a retired detective turned pulp author. However, he was a real man in the comics who faced gangsters and paranormal threats. Lobster Johnson often helps out the BPRD, after death, and battles ghosts and demons.

Hellboy is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Dark Horse Comics character of the same name. The film is directed by Neil Marshall and stars David Harbour as Hellboy. The film also features Milla Jovovich, Ian McShane, Sasha Lane, and Daniel Dae Kim. It is a reboot of the Hellboy film series and is the third live-action installment in the film series. The film draws inspiration from Darkness Calls, The Wild Hunt, and The Storm and the Fury. Hellboy is scheduled to be released on April 12, 2019.

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