Samantha Barks Takes Over for Taylor Swift in Les Miserables

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Taylor Swift is out. Samantha Barks is in.

A few weeks after the singer had supposedly landed the role of Eponine in the upcoming big screen version of Les Miserables - alongside such acting stalwarts as Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Sacha Baron Cohen and Anne Hathaway - Broadway World now reports the artist will be replaced in the film by Samantha Barks.

As seen below, that actress took on the same character in a 2010 tribute concert to the production, and was subsequently linked romantically to Nick Jonas.

  • Samantha Barks as Eponine
  • Taylor Swift  in London

Tweeted Barks soon after this announcement was made: "Most incredible moment of my life!!!!"

No word was given for the switch.

[Photos: WENN.com]

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Her dog phoop cleaning is fucking bad

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Taylor deservs to be a eponine..

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Taylor do not. Let Samantha barks take your spot she sucks

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Yay! Samantha is the best Eponine ever! So glad Tay is out.