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Old 01-04-2013, 09:37 PM   #758
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Default Re: OFFICIAL Guardians of Galaxy Casting Thread

Originally Posted by DocHoliday View Post
According to many, Marvel was sold on Krasiniski as Cap but then backtracked when the fan reaction was decidedly mixed. That's when they tried to get Evans in (who I believe had declined to test for it) and succeeded. Not repping Krasinski for any role, just saying.

I've read that. Even if it's true that Krasinski was favored by Marvel the fact that they dropped him like a hot rock when some fans dissed him means they couldn't have been that sold on him.

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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