‘The Evil Dead’ First Look Photo with Jane Levy Possessed by a Deadite!

The ‘Suburgatory’ actress has her soul swallowed in this look at director Fede Alvarez’s upcoming remake.

"Swallow your soul! Swallow your soul!" Suburgatory's Jane Levy is taking over the Ash role, originated by Bruce Campbell, in the upcoming remake of The Evil Dead, which arrives in theaters this spring. Entertainment Weekly has our first look at the actress possessed by the deadites. Those familiar with Sam Raimi's trilogy will recognize the cellar door right away, so hopefully director Fede Alvarez is headed in the right direction. We hear that this is going to be beyond gory. So gory, in fact, it will receive an NC-17 during its first pass through the MPAA, though Screen Gems has an obligation to release it with an R rating. So we'll just have to wait until the Unrated director's cut for the real deal!

The Evil Dead Photo

Evil Dead was released April 5th, 2013 and stars Jane Levy, Shiloh Fernandez, Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas, Elizabeth Blackmore, Phoenix Connolly, Jim McLarty, Sian Davis. The film is directed by Fede Alvarez.

Sources: EW
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  1. SpaceCowboy

    @psychobilly13 Oh wow! It does bare a striking resemblance to Regan from the Exorcist. Can't believe I didn't see that before.

    2 years agoby @SpaceCowboyFlag

  2. Vanboy

    This actually looks like a picture of Cheryl and not Ash. There wasn't supposed to be an Ash character. It was supposed to be all new characters from what one story was saying. We all know that Ashley (Ash's whole name) is a female name but If Ash isn't a dude in this, I'm not really that into it. And in The Evil Dead, they were Kandarian Demons not Deadites. Deadites didn't come until Army of Darkness. And "Swallow your soul" was from Evil Dead II: Dead By Dawn. It at least had better get an NC-17. I'm with @SpaceCowboy. Break out those white Sclera lenses. And there better be a pencil to the heel stabing.

    2 years agoby @vanboyFlag

  3. psychobilly13

    I sure hope there isnt any ceiling crawling.

    3 years agoby @psychobilly13Flag

  4. Muhammed Jabbar-Feldstein

    @XxNickTheFilmCriticXx Shut that pretentious little mouth of yours. Pissant.

    3 years agoby @this-site-blowsFlag

  5. Josh Tecumseh

    No bruce campbell ....no movie ..end of story

    3 years agoby @Josh-TecumsehFlag

  6. Nicholaus XX

    @this-site-blows -- Yeah, we should all just praise what ever sh*t comes out. Go away, fool.

    3 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  7. psychobilly13

    It looks cg

    3 years agoby @psychobilly13Flag

  8. defensorfortis

    Yeah, she does look an awful lot like Regan from the Exorcist, which happens to be my favorite movie. Evil Dead 2 is a close second. Stoked for this

    3 years agoby @defensorfortisFlag

  9. CelluloidDreams

    Oh I have seen this somewhere before!!! Oh wait yes..... the original film from 1981 with Bruce Campbell and Ellen Sandweiss directed by Sam Raimi............

    ..........PASS!! I will wait for Redbox $1.00 rental!

    3 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  10. WongFu

    I'll give it a chance, just wish it was a sequel instead.

    3 years agoby @instead8909Flag

  11. SpaceCowboy

    White out those eyes and make it NC-17 and then maybe I'll give two sh*ts about the movie.

    3 years agoby @SpaceCowboyFlag

  12. Yannick Decorte

    Looks good to me, they can make it work. Unlike Carrie, there's some stuff there to play with.

    3 years agoby @yannick-decorteFlag

  13. Muhammed Jabbar-Feldstein

    You people really need to stop bitching. Jesus f*cking Christ.

    3 years agoby @this-site-blowsFlag

  14. ROFLitschristian



    3 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag

  15. LuxoIII

    Oh, come on people, give it a chance! It's probably the only horror remake you'll ever get that has the full support of the originals' creators.

    3 years agoby @brady1138Flag

  16. skywise

    The pic looks pretty bad. Hope they can do better than this...

    3 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  17. redace

    why give it the exorcist look epic fail so far

    3 years agoby @redaceFlag

  18. SherlockHolmes2009

    No comment, just waiting for the trailer

    3 years agoby @SherlockHolmes2009Flag

  19. TheDude1

    This looks worse than the Carrie reboot. And that is saying something.

    3 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  20. artkid04

    this looks pretty creepy, and yah I have no clue why they keep remaking good movies, hollywood is running out of ideas and is becoming way more greedy

    3 years agoby @artkid04Flag

  21. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Think twice about going to your toilet on halloween

    3 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  22. ridgl

    generically creepy, but we'll see.

    3 years agoby @ridglFlag

  23. William Dobbie

    Can anyone say STOP to these movie makers taking a classic and Rebooting as it's called today

    3 years agoby @William-DobbieFlag

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