Director Neil Marshall: “It is network; you can’t smoke on network. That’s one of his character traits. We’re working around that. We’re trying to get aspects of it in there as much as possible. We’ll see.”
I’m not advocating smoking or anything, but in this case, chain smoking is essential of Constantine’s character and his whole screw-this attitude that you just cant get from chewing Nicorette. He knows it can, and probably will, kill him and he’s OK with that.
Sigh. Concessions made for network TV.
And don’t you think he looks like Billy Idol here? Come to think of it…I’ve never seen them in the same place before…