Originally Posted by bunk
No. You're insinuating he has little to no control of his career, and that the characters he plays are not of his choosing, but rather a by-product of some ridiculous notion he is merely a puppet on the strings of others. Don't throw people you don't know under the bus to make a point.
I would say that the majority of the roles he gets offered are of a specific variety. He's made, for the most part, great choices in choosing the ones which have allowed him to expand them and give them an original voice.
Do me a favour, look at his filmography and tell me that there isn't a very clear trend over the last two decades.
Oh, and stop getting so over emotional about it.