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Roles that Were Perfect For the Actor That Played Them

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    Christoph Waltz as Hans Landa

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    Text - [- murder_kitty 786 points 4 hours ago Christoph Waltz as Hans Landa permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments - roastduckie 143 points 3 hours ago That's a bingo! permalink source embed save save- RES parent report give gold reply Vomath 46 points 2 hours ago It's just "bingo" permalink source embed save save- RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (4 replies) 67 points 2 hours ago [-] JamesIgnatius27 And as Dr. King Schultz permalink s
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    Robin Williams as The Genie

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    Text - jbarron81 351 points 4 hours ago Robbin Williams as the Genie permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] M37h3w3 49 points 2 hours ago I remember something about them doing Genie animations to Robin William's stand up to convince him to do the role, so I'm pretty sure that they wanted him for the part from near inception permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply [- throwthatawayagain88 [score hidden] an hour ago This is tru
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    Patrick Stewart as Professor X

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    Text - - Krelian1212 556 points 5 hours ago Patrick Stewart as Professor X permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-1 attackmodeweeja 207 points 4 hours ago Patrick Stewart As Picard permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply (-] NerdyKirdahy 27 points 3 hours ago Oh Captain, my captain! permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (1 reply) load more comments (3 replies) [] blueroom789 57 p
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    RDJ as Tony Stark

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    Text - [-] BaftyCrastards734 points 4 hours ago Robert Downey Jr as Tony Stark permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments (] ReCursing 136 points an hour ago Marvel are generally very good at casting. The casting of a soap star as Thor and a Shakespearian actor as Loki was sheer brilliance (Anthony Hopkins as Odin, and Idris Elba as Heimdal are pretty damn good too). Samuel L Jackson as Nick Fury is great (although you can sometime see him struggling not to i
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    Hugh Laurie as House

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    Text - 382 points 5 hours ago [Blufiz House permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments OfficerBrando 238 points 3 hours ago Fun fact, before Hugh Laurie auditioned the creator of House said he was sick of British people auditioning due to their terrible American accents. After Laurie auditioned he said "See, we need an American like him." permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply [] Klove128 201 points 3 hours ago His American accent
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    Bryan Cranston as Walter White

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    Text - - rarecrw 867 points 5 hours ago Bryan Cranston as Walter White permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments - sonar1 254 points 4 hours ago You're goddamn right permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply [ speaklouderpls 104 points 4 hours ago Do you think Bryan Cranston goes trick or treating and yells out "I AM THE ONE WHO KNOCKS" at each door? permalink source embed save save- RES parent report give gold reply 47 points 4 hour
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    Jon Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson as Vincent and Jules

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    Text - [- TotalConartist 269 points 4 hours ago Samuel L Jackson and John Travolta were perfect for their roles as Jules and Vincent in Pulp Fiction. permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] AdmiralAtLaw 37 points 2 hours ago Samuel L Jackson is motherfucking perfect for any role. permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (4 replies) load more comments (10 replies)
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    Harrison Ford as Han Solo

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    Text - 482 points 5 hours ago -Gritzenizer Harrison Ford as Han Solo permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] cflo73 130 points 4 hours ago Fun fact apparently Han being frozen in carbonite was only added since they weren't sure they could secure him for Return of the Jedi. permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply [-] cold_in_the_south 114 points 4 hours ago Yeah, and you can tell Harrison did not want to come back for Return o
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    Javier Bardem as Anton Chigur

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    Text - 240 points 5 hours ago seamstress80 Javier Bardem in "No country for old men". permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [Steve_Of_The_O © 17 points 4 hours ago Second this, he was absolutely terrifying! permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (1 reply) (-] NerdyKirdahy 35 points 3 hours ago Call it, friendo. permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (1 reply) 45
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    Jeffrey Dean Morgan as The Comedian

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    Text - [- Revanchist_lopez 122 points 4 hours ago Jeffrey Dean Morgan as the comedian, the physical similarities are uncanny also if were throwing it in Negan and Thomas Wayne as well, he looks exactly like id imagine them to be Great Actor permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] ojajaja 30 points 4 hours ago He's basically got the rugged, weary but still charismatic guy look permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply [- Midwest
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    Arnie as The Terminator

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    Text - WanderingAlchem ist 120 points 4 hours ago Arnie is the Terminator. You have other Terminators, but Arnie will always be THE Terminator. permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments 20 points 2 hours ago [] night-wing-politics The guy who played the liquid terminator in terminator 2 did a pretty amazing job as well permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (2 replies)
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    Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool

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    Text - [-] PM ME_YOUR_ASS_GALS 755 points 5 hours ago Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] OfficerBrando 192 points 3 hours ago I remember when they butchered Deadpool in Wolverine Origins I said to my wife that not only did they take a character known for his banter and sew his mouth up, but they took a charming snarky actor and made him brooding and sewed his fucking mouth up. I was so nervous that would be the end of Rya
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    Heath Ledger as The Joker

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    Text - [-] DarthRusty 53 points 4 hours ago I scoffed when they first announced it, but whoever cast Heath Ledger as the Joker deserves many medals. permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] Loughla O 7 points 2 hours ago I actually refused to watch that movie for a while because I thought that was a junk casting Then I saw it. Jesus. So fucking good permalink source embed save save-RES parent report give gold reply load more comments (4 replies) load mo
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    Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lecter

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    Text - 200 points 4 hours ago -TerpBE Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lechter permalink source embed save save-RES report give gold reply hide child comments [-] spoonerwilkins 33 points 4 hours ago Difficult choice there. Of the four actors that have played that character I can't quite decide whether Anthony Hopkins or Mads Mikkelsen did a better job of it. They were both awesome. I even liked Bryan Cox's go at it in Manhunter but that was a very different Lekter, more of a bastard than the top two
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