Feeling that he's done all he can do as the character, and being ready for some well-earned rest and relaxation, campbell has formally retired from the role of ash so if the character were to return to the screen someday with a different actor in the role, that's okay with him. Sometimes when an actor plays a role for a long time they'll feel like they've taken ownership of it and will get upset when they hear a reboot of the project is in the works, or that the role is being recast but at other times the actors feel the same way bruce campbell feels about playing evil.
Bruce campbell is one of those actors who has been doing comic cons since before they were cool it’s been 35 years since the bearer of geekdom’s most famous chin first slashed his way to prominence as ash williams, the hero of the evil dead by the end of that decade, he’d become a staple at nerd gatherings across the country — and at age 58, he’s still hustling. Bruce campbell may be retired as ash williams in the evil dead franchise, but that doesn’t mean we’ve seen the last of the character on screen following the cancelation of ash vs evil dead by starz, campbell stated that he was done with ash, despite fan petitions to have netflix pick up the show for a fourth season.
Bruce campbell is done playing ash, his undead-battling, chainsaw-arm-having evil dead character, but that doesn’t mean ash is dead the actor and owner of a peerless chin was speaking to ew when he was asked what was to become of his erstwhile iconic hero. Campbell recognized the ridiculous nature of the work very, very early on, and if the audience didn't get it with him, they were left out that coupled with the limited releases of the first two evil dead's explain why the cult of bruce is so limited, and probably why army of darkness was a box office flop.
Cincinnati (wkrc) - he's an actor and bestselling author you might recognize him from the evil dead or burn notice bruce campbell has a new book out hail to the chin: further confessions of a b movie actor he says don't show up to his book signing at joseph beth booksellers.
Bruce campbell, actor: army of darkness in 1979 with his detroit friends, sam raimi and rob tapert, bruce campbell raised $350,000 for a low-budget film, the evil dead (1981), in which he starred and co-executive produced.
Bruce lorne campbell (born june 22, 1958) is an american actor, producer, writer, comedian and director one of his best-known roles is portraying ash williams in sam raimi 's evil dead franchise , beginning with the 1978 short film within the woods. Bruce campbell (i) actor | producer | director in 1979 with his detroit friends, sam raimi and rob tapert , bruce campbell raised $350,000 for a low-budget film, the evil dead (1981), in which he starred and co-executive produced.