Redmayne praised Swift, saying she did an amazing audition.
Moreover, the actor revealed that he and Swift got to sing together but stressed that they never went out after that.“I never went out on a date with Taylor Swift, although I met Taylor Swift.
It gave stars Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, and Amanda Seyfried the chance to show their formidable vocal chops; brought the lesser-known Eddie Redmayne sharply into the spotlight; and introduced movie audiences to theater actress Samantha Barks, whose powerful performance as Eponine brought viewers to tears.
that, despite the rumors, he and Taylor Swift never dated.
"I never went out on a date with Taylor Swift," Redmayne said, matter-of-factly.
“We got to sing together, which was a big moment for me," he said, while deflecting any suggestions that their connection was anything other than professional; there have been rumors that they had gone on a date, which he shut down.
Of the performance, he said: "She was extraordinary.”Swift wasn't the only big name up for the part; Lea Michele, Evan Rachel Wood, and Scarlett Johansson were also in consideration.
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The Fantastic Beasts actor, 34, said he has met the singer – but revealed they never went on a date.
US Weekly reported that the pair met while auditioning for Les Miserables – but ended their romance when Swift lost out on a part to Samantha Barks and Redmayne wasn’t “interested in a long-distance relationship”.
The film also starred an ensemble cast led by Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, and Amanda Seyfried.