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Old 10-06-2013, 06:44 AM   #1
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I think he should fit the part

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Old 10-06-2013, 03:55 PM   #2
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Too old, wouldn't be my first choice. But I'd be fine with it, he's a great actor, just a bit of a predictable choice. I'd rather have Alan Rickman

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Old 10-06-2013, 04:02 PM   #3
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I'd be on board if nobody had mentioned Dalton, because Dalton is too damn perfect for the part.

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Old 10-06-2013, 04:35 PM   #4
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Too old, wouldn't be my first choice. But I'd be fine with it, he's a great actor, just a bit of a predictable choice. I'd rather have Alan Rickman
Too old? He's 73.

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Old 10-06-2013, 04:51 PM   #5
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I thought he was 80 something for some reason, nevermind

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Old 10-06-2013, 07:23 PM   #6
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No. John Cleese.
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Nah, too predictable. He's already played a comic book father figure role in Hellboy.

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William Shatner or go home.

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Old 10-06-2013, 08:04 PM   #9
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I thought he was 80 something for some reason, nevermind
Yeah he looks Michael Caine's age but he's a good age for it.

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Old 10-06-2013, 09:39 PM   #10
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Need some Timothy Dalton.

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Old 10-06-2013, 11:53 PM   #11
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I thought Ian Holm would be a good option before I googled him and saw how old he's gotten.

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That's the trick imo.
To find an actor, who is young enough to pump out a few films, but looks way older. To give Alfred the more tired, aged look.

People like Donald Sumpter at 70 and Jonathan Pryce at 66



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Old 10-07-2013, 07:42 AM   #13
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I'd be happy with either Dalton for a more hardened ex military type Alfred, or John Cleese for a more traditional one.

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Old 10-07-2013, 08:17 AM   #14
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Old 10-07-2013, 12:31 PM   #15
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Jeremy Irons or Terence Stamp.

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Terence Stamp would just feel weird.

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Old 10-07-2013, 12:49 PM   #17
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Ah, the heck with it, Anthony Hopkins as Alfred

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Old 10-07-2013, 07:14 PM   #20
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Bill Nighy

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Idris Elba
Michael Fassbender
Tom Hardy
Benedict Cumberbatch
Jennifer Lawrence

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Statistically, someone would mention them.

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That's the trick imo.
To find an actor, who is young enough to pump out a few films, but looks way older. To give Alfred the more tired, aged look.

People like Donald Sumpter at 70 and Jonathan Pryce at 66


I can see Pryce as a good Alfred.I'm still on Team Dalton,however.

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Old 10-07-2013, 09:30 PM   #25
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Bale, he's from the UK.

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