The Low Down What Topher Grace Thinks Of Tom Hardy’s Venom Published 6 months ago on Aug 18, 2018 By Will Gardner The fan-favorite villain/anti-hero Venom is getting another adaptation to the big screen. But will it be better than the last time we saw him show his imposing presence on film? Only time will tell. That won’t stop the speculation, from actors to even Venom’s co-creator Todd McFarlane. Previous Venom actor, Topher Grace, also had a few words about the upcoming film. Topher Grace Has History With The Character Topher Grace was a big comic fan when he was a kid (just like us). He even read the first appearance of Venom back in the ’80s. He followed the character through most of Todd McFarlane’s work at Marvel and came to really appreciate the Symbiotes. It’s a shame that such a big fan wasn’t able to fulfill his wish to see a good interpretation put on film. Hollywood Reporter The Problem With Diverging From The Comics The first two Sam Raimi Spider-Man films are seen as amazing adaptations, but the less said about the third film, the better. The interpretation of Venom in that film was drastically different from the comics, including having the Symbiote retract to let Eddie Brock talk. Topher Grace had this to say about that film: “I was thrilled because I was such a fan of the character, but I was aware of how it was different from what I had grown up reading.” Next, he has a compliment to give to an adaption that diverges severely from the comics. YouTube Tom Hardy’s Bane The Dark Knight Rises is another comic adaptation, but unlike Spiderman 3, this was a flawed but overall good movie. One of the highlights is Tom Hardy’s take on the famous Batman villain, Bane. After the awful version in Batman and Robin, the world needed an interpretation that would show the character’s intelligence and menace. According to Topher Grace, Hardy delivered. On Hardy’s performance, Topher said, “He’s proven he can do comic book villains amazing.” Now, what does Topher Grace think about him playing a character that is both villain and hero? YouTube Tom Hardy Get’s Grace’s Stamp Of Approval In a recent interview, Topher Grace said about Tom Hardy’s Venom, “To me—I truly mean this—I think Tom is the guy to play that role. I’m thrilled to watch it as a fan. I really mean that. I think he’s just the best dude.” He even went as far as to praise the trailer. “That’s the character I grew up with.” I can’t think of a better compliment. Finally, when can we see this adaption that has the approval of Topher Grace? Business Insider We Don’t Have Long To Wait Sony’s Venom film, which will not feature everyone’s favorite webhead, is set to open in theatres on October 5th. We only have less than two months to wait, so get excited. There is a lot of hype around the film, due to the popularity of the character. Let’s hope, much like Topher Grace believes, that this film will do the character the justice he deserves. Slashfilm UP NEXT Netflix Reportedly Creating More Faith and Family-Based Content F... Related Topics:MarvelSpider manTom Hardytopher gracetrendingvenom Up Next Netflix Reportedly Creating More Faith and Family-Based Content For Subscribers Don't Miss Irish Comedian Delivers Hilarious Recreation Of Jennifer Lopez’s Latest Look Continue Reading You may like Matt Smith Added To Cast Of New “Morbius” Movie Stan Lee Joins Forces With Mark Hamill For Final Animated Role Why ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Is One Of The MCU’s Best Films Superheros Deliver Record-Breaking Numbers To 2018 Box Office Spider-Man May Get His Homecoming If Apple Purchases Sony Venom’s Box Office Performance Outdid X-Men, MCU, and DC Films Click to comment The Low Down Can’t Wait For The Epic Six-Part New Season Of ‘Game of Thrones’? Neither Can We Who hasn't been caught up in the race for the throne? Seven seasons have captivated viewers with twists and turns, and the knowledge that no one is safe. Season 8 of Game of Thrones returns to deliver a final chill as winter arrives in the final six episodes. Season 8 Is Coming While there is still a few months before... Published 9 hours ago on Feb 20, 2019 By Jade Wilson Continue Reading The Low Down 5 Differences Between “Bird Box” The Movie And The Book Bird Box was Netflix's most successful original movie to date. Over 80 million subscribers watched the film within the first four weeks of its release, and it has become a social media sensation. However, many don't know that the movie was actually based on the book written by John Malerman. Up next are five ways in which the movie took... Published 9 hours ago on Feb 20, 2019 By Michael Evans Continue Reading The Low Down Brand New ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Images Revealed Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is slated to be another masterpiece from director Quentin Tarantino. The film follows actors trying to make it in Hollywood during the horrific Manson Family murders. While the film doesn't come out until the summer, some new images were released. Behind The Scenes Vanity Fair unveiled some exclusive images from the set. Filming for... Published 10 hours ago on Feb 20, 2019 By Will Gardner Continue Reading Facebook Latest Popular Gallery The Low Down9 hours ago Can’t Wait For The Epic Six-Part New Season Of ‘Game of Thrones’? Neither Can We The Low Down9 hours ago 5 Differences Between “Bird Box” The Movie And The Book The Low Down10 hours ago Brand New ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Images Revealed The Drill Down1 day ago TLC’s Most Memorable Reality Stars Ever, Ranked Walk of Fame1 day ago 5 Celebrities Who Are Actually Friends With Their Fans The Low Down1 day ago Christopher Nolan Will Unveil His Next Film In July 2020 The Low Down4 weeks ago Behind The Scenes Facts Producers Don’t Tell You About Jeopardy! Way Back1 week ago A Look Back At Hollywood’s Most Notable Celebrity Hippies Way Back6 days ago They Weren’t Always Famous – People Share Photos of Celebrities They Knew Long Before Fame The Low Down3 days ago Every Movie Sequel To Look Forward To In 2019 And Beyond The Outside World4 weeks ago Five Shocking Secrets About The Hollywood Sign The Outside World4 weeks ago Netflix Announces Highest Subscription Fee Yet The Drill Down1 day ago TLC’s Most Memorable Reality Stars Ever, Ranked The Low Down3 days ago Every Movie Sequel To Look Forward To In 2019 And Beyond Way Back6 days ago They Weren’t Always Famous – People Share Photos of Celebrities They Knew Long Before Fame Way Back1 week ago A Look Back At Hollywood’s Most Notable Celebrity Hippies The Low Down1 week ago Five Explosive Changes Made During The Latest Season Of ‘Doctor Who’ The Low Down4 weeks ago Behind The Scenes Facts Producers Don’t Tell You About Jeopardy!