In the beginning of December, it was rumored that Taylor Swift, was just about to sign on to play Eponine in the film adaptation of Les Miserables. But it's been officially confirmed that the role has been offered to British actress Samantha Barks -- former girlfriend of Nick Jonas!
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Samantha previously played the role of Eponine in London (alongside Nick) for the 25th anniversary concert of the musical. "Most incredible moment of my life," she Tweeted after receiving the big news. Samantha will be joined on screen by an all-star cast featuring Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, and Hugh Jackman.
What do you think about Samantha Barks being cast as Eponine in Les Miserables? Do you want to see the movie adaptation of the musical?
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