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Old 12-24-2012, 02:33 PM   #210
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Default Re: Anthony Mackie in talks to play Falcon

Originally Posted by BullMcGiveny View Post
You know, I hope Mackie doesn't look too big. Falcon should look wiry rather than buff.

The Falcon was not depicted as wiry in the original comics. He was always a big, muscular guy with a massive upper body and thighs. Mackie fits that image perfectly.

Originally posted by Kevin Feige

It’s something that’s easy to take for granted, growing up in the United States as a white male, that my cinematic heroes look like me...It’s something that over the course of these ten years, having a certain amount of power over what type of movies are made and what type of actors we hire, I want everybody to have that feeling. We don’t take it for granted that people want to see themselves reflected in our heroes and our characters.
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