Newswire: The Crow reboot gets Jessica Findlay and Joy Division, so get off its back, Mom

Look, just because The Crow reboot still lives in the basement doesn’t mean you can tell it what to do, Mom, all right? It’s old enough now to be able to make its own decisions! And you may not like it, but Jack Huston is going to star as Eric Draven, okay? And now Dread Central reports that Downton Abbey star Jessica Findlay will be taking the role of Shelly, Eric’s dead girlfriend. Yeah, we thought you might like that, Mom. Now give us back our cell phone!

James O’Barr, creator of The Crow comics, announced the news at the Lexington Comic and Toy Convention (motto: “A sensible way for adults to spend money”). The Downton Abbey actress was his first choice for the role, presumably because her experience with corsets meant she would be well-versed in ridiculous outfits. No word yet on how faithful this …

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