Ang Lee General Ross or Howard Stark could Play J. Johan Jameson

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  1. eagc7

    eagc7 Well-Known Member

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    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    I never could think of Howard stock or Thunderbolt Ross as JJJ.


    That's an awesome idea. But i'd rather see J.K Simmons come back to play JJJ again.
     
  3. Chopperface

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    No to Sam Elliot. Elliot's too badass with his mustache and cool Southern accent to play that sleazy old Jonah Jameson.

    Get J.K. Simmons to play him again. He's pretty much synomous with the character to me.
     
  4. Cheetatron

    Cheetatron Eh

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    I'd like J.K. to come back as well
     
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    J.K. had Jameson nailed, they didn't change Q or M for a new Bond(at least till the actor for Q died), why change J Jonah's actor?
     
  6. eagc7

    eagc7 Well-Known Member

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    cause sony is rebooting the franchsie meaning a WHOLE NEW Cast and Story
     
  7. rattrap007

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    JK Simmons or nothing. He IS JJJ
     
  8. Sideswipe1954

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    OK, they "rebooted" Bond when they went with Daniel Craig, and they still had Judi Dench as "M", so even with this reboot, I would have repeats from the first franchise that stood out, instead of reusing actors from other Marvel movies.
     
  9. eagc7

    eagc7 Well-Known Member

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    What??
     
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    The Bond movies with Daniel Craig are considered a reboot since it is the beginning of his status as a 00 instead of when he was already a 00 for many years, like the Connery/Moore/Brosnan movies, and they still used the same M from the Brosnan movies.

    So what is wrong with using JK Simmons as JJJ? I think if it is not broke, don't change it and JK nailed JJJ so why use someone else who already had a role in the Marvel U
     
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    Hm..very big shoes to fill. Simmons was a great JJJ, i mean, the first time i saw Spiderman i shout "he is perfect! ". :p  I gotta admit he did a great job with the character.
     
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    Either JK or Stan Lee since one J.Johan Jameson is based on Stan Lee and Second it is about damn time he gets a major role in a marvel movie!
     
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    Kinda torn here. JK was brilliant in all three movies, probably the best cast actor in any Marvel comic film ever. But on the other hand, reboots should come off with a clan slate.
     
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    Yup, keep the JJJ from the other Spiderman movies. He stole every scene he was in. I liked him in the role so much, I'd go see a JJJ movie. Yes, a movie based on a supporting Spiderman character. Just have him ranting & raving for 90 minutes. Comedy gold.
     
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    I agree. He was the perfect choice for the role.
     
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    Stan Lee said that J.K nailed it so well Stan Lee decided he wouldn't want to bother as JJJ.

    J.K Simmons FTW!!!!!!
     
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    J.K. Simmons for JJJ. No doubt about it. I never was a fan of Spidey in it's movie form, but Simmons as JJJ was simply awesome. Whichever nucklehead chose some other actor for JJJ needs to get fired.
     
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    you can't get better than j.k. simmons.
     
  19. eagc7

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    its an rule of reboots of not using an actro who palyed the character before
     
  20. Brandon

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    I'd rather see JK stay as JJJ.
     

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