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Old 06-24-2011, 10:29 PM   #76
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After seeing some of his stuff, I'm convinced he'd be good. But he was on a talk show and he had a beer belly.......Lex doesn't have a beer belly.

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Old 06-24-2011, 10:32 PM   #77
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After seeing some of his stuff, I'm convinced he'd be good. But he was on a talk show and he had a beer belly.......Lex doesn't have a beer belly.
Workouts can be for the supervillains too.

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Old 06-24-2011, 10:32 PM   #78
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After seeing some of his stuff, I'm convinced he'd be good. But he was on a talk show and he had a beer belly.......Lex doesn't have a beer belly.

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Old 06-24-2011, 10:34 PM   #79
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You know, I was hoping for a younger actor this time around to play Lex but... f*** that, Meloni is so awesome I wouldn't care. Make it so.

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Old 06-24-2011, 10:42 PM   #81
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You know, I was hoping for a younger actor this time around to play Lex but... f*** that, Meloni is so awesome I wouldn't care. Make it so.
Whoever he is i am officially mega pumped for this movie if hes cast

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Old 06-24-2011, 10:46 PM   #82
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yeah sam lane better not be in this at all

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Elliot Stabler is coming after Supes!

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Old 06-24-2011, 10:54 PM   #84
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After seeing some of his stuff, I'm convinced he'd be good. But he was on a talk show and he had a beer belly.......Lex doesn't have a beer belly.
I don't think that's the case anymore. He has said in interviews how he likes to work out and he has looked different throughout the years. Most of the time he has looked in shape.

I think it's still too early to be fully expecting him to be Lex since he could end up as a cop or DA or something like that. But I would be happy with him as Lex, though I hope he would also give out that "brilliant scientist" vibe as well as a tough guy/businessman type.

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yeah sam lane better not be in this at all
Yeah, that would really bug me. I could live my whole life without ever seeing Sam Lane in anything.

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Great actor. I love Law & Order SVU. Before reading the comments on here my first thought was Lex.

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I guess I'm not alone in first reaction thinking Lex. Wonder if this weekend we will get something.

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I was thinking TUrpin, really just connecting him with what he's known for playing

He's younger than I thought Turpin would be but idk
Turpin is who I was thinking of. Him as Lex? That's an odd choice but I wouldn't mind. Perry's another option.

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I guess I'm not alone in first reaction thinking Lex. Wonder if this weekend we will get something.
If he's nabbed the role of Lex then I guess we have the real reason he left SVU. In truth though I can't see him as Lex.

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Old 06-24-2011, 11:03 PM   #90
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Yeah, that would really bug me. I could live my whole life without ever seeing Sam Lane in anything.
Agreed. Sam Lane is basically just a poor man's Thunderbolt Ross most of the time anyway IMO.


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He's also played a really good villain in several things too. He played a psycho on Oz, and a sleazeball criminal on NYPD Blue. He was excellent in these roles.

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Agreed. Sam Lane is basically just a poor man's Thunderbolt Ross most of the time anyway IMO.
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It took me forever to release he didn't play Casey Jones.

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I don't think his leaving SVU was strictly because of The Man of Steel. He's had last second negotiations going on the last couple of times his contracts expire and it's usually a mere case of haggling.

He has the humor for Perry (Check out Wet Hot American Summer...seriously go see it. It's great!) and the intensity for Lex. My guess is he's the latter.

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Could be Lex or Corben aka Metallo .

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I can't post a link here, but he's hilarious as a hotel clerk in Fear and Loathing.

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It took me forever to release he didn't play Casey Jones.
Haha, yeah... that was his doppelganger Elias Koteas! Lex Luthor has a brother doesn't he? Maybe Koteas could play him in a sequel. It would just be cool to see them both in the same movie.

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Not my first, second, or even third choice for Lex, *if* he is Lex. In fact, I hadn't even thought of him for the role before, but you know what, I like it. ALOT.

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Does any remember Christopher Meloni playing the flamboyant gay dude in 'Dear and Loathing in Las Vegas??

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Inspector Henderson maybe?
Isn't Inspector Henderson a lesbian female cop? Somehow I don't see Meloni in that role...

I guess I could dig him as Lex, but even more so as Brainiac.

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