Will Eisner's The Spirit is directed by Frank Miller (writer/co-director of Sin City) based on his own adaptation. The action-adventure centers on a rookie cop who returns from the dead to fight crime from the shadows.
Vega will play the knife-wielding Plaster of Paris. Jaime King's character has also been revealed - she'll be playing Lorelei, a phantom siren.
Other cast members for Will Eisner's The Spirit include Scarlett Johansson, Eva Mendes, Samuel L. Jackson, Gabriel Macht, Sarah Paulson, Dan Lauria, Stana Katic, Johnny Simmons and Louis Lombardi.