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"I wanted to make a fan film for a character I've always loved and believed in," said Thomas Jane". "A love letter to 'Frank Castle' & his fans. It was an incredible experience with everyone on the project throwing in their time just for the fun of it.
"It's been a blast to be a part of from start to finish -- we hope the friends of Frank enjoy watching it as much as we did making it..."
- Michael Stevens
One role that actor Thomas Jane probably won't escape is that of Frank Castle, aka. The Punisher. Jane played the role in Lionsgate's 2004 film adaptation of the comic along with the 2012 unofficial short film "The Punisher: Dirty Laundry".
Then in 2013, the rights to the character reverted back to Marvel Studios, leading to speculation that the character would return in a future Marvel project. In fact, he could potentially return as a character in one of the studio's upcoming Netflix series.
Out doing promotional rounds for "Vice," Jane has revealed that whichever way Marvel chooses to proceed, he's done with playing the role. He tells I Am Rogue:
"I feel like I've done it. That's why I did the short film. I wanted to create something that was truer to my own vision of what that movie could be. I feel like I put that out there. It was really well received. »
- Garth Franklin
Actor Thomas Jane has been making the publicity rounds lately to promote his new film Vice, which opened last weekend. For many fans, he will always be best known as Frank Castle in the 2004 comic book adaptation The Punisher and the 2012 short film The Punsher: Dirty Laundry. You may recall that, back in May 2013, Marvel reacquired the rights to The Punisher, although the studio has yet to announce any movie or TV plans for this iconic character yet. Though, there have been plenty of rumors that The Punisher will return in the Netflix series Marvel's Daredevil, or possible his own show. During an interview with I Am Rogue, Thomas Jane was asked if he'd consider playing Frank Castle once again. The actor reveals that he's "done" with playing this beloved character:
"I feel like I've done it. That's why I did the short film. I wanted to create something that »
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