Leonard Nimoy as voice of Megatron?

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  1. Golden Age

    Golden Age BATTLE BEAST

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    How do you think Nemoy would do for the live action tf film?
     
  2. NeilJam

    NeilJam Resident Audiophile

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    That wouldn't be a bad choice.
     
  3. Megatronwp38

    Megatronwp38 Megatron? Is that you!?!?

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    i think he would be a great choice too. fans would possible remember he did Galvatron in the original TF movie.
     
  4. Ruination04

    Ruination04 8 Years Old Since 1984!

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    I thought he hated TFs? Didn't he regret doing that role and won't even answer questions about it? Or was that Orson Welles?
     
  5. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    It wasn't Welles, Welles died before the movie came out.
     
  6. Valkysas

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    Orson Welles hated the movie.
    Leonard Nimoy does too.
     
  7. leadsled

    leadsled the word is "Mortifying"

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    why would he?
     
  8. NeilJam

    NeilJam Resident Audiophile

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    I don't get it either. Why try to ignore this movie? Besides, I figured he'd like that people remember him as someone other than Spock.
     
  9. Sky Shark

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    Its to bad there's no chance of him VAing for Megatron in new movie because he did an excellent Galvatron voice would make a great VA for Megatron aswell. Also was that why they had Frank Welker do Galvatron in Season3 and 4?
     
  10. Vector Sigma

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    Never knew Welles hated it too. Got a source on that? I always knew spock wasn;lt fond of his role, but till now i didn;t know welles disliked it. It's gotta suck to royally hate the last film you did before you die...
     
  11. Edge

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    from the wikipedia artical on wells:
    "weeks before his passing, he had completed recording for what proved to be his final performance, as the voice of the planet-sized robot Unicron for the animated feature, Transformers: The Movie. Welles' opinion of his final role was extremely dismissive and angry, he referred to playing Unicron as a toy in a movie where two groups of toys do awful things to each other."

    source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orson_Welles#Final_years
     
  12. swarlock

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    It's a thing with most actors and actresses who will find themselves resenting the characters they give life to sometimes. After playing Spock it's hard to be taken seriously as anyone else.
     
  13. Vector Sigma

    Vector Sigma <b><i><font color=FFFF00>Crazy Colon Burner!!!!</b Veteran

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    Ah! Thank you! Thats certainly news to me. I neevr realised he was so dissmisive, but then i was rather surprised to find out he did it in the first place...
     
  14. McBradders

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    I wonder if he likes the Ballad of Bilbo Baggins.


    Anyone got his number?
     
  15. leadsled

    leadsled the word is "Mortifying"

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    that bilbo baggins song is as awfull as that damm banana phone song


    i feel stabby whenever i hear it
     
  16. NeilJam

    NeilJam Resident Audiophile

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    LOL

    My friends did a skit of that for the costume contest at a convention this year. They won first prize in it.
     
  17. Grimlock_13

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    Nimoy did a kick ass Galvatron and he'd make a pretty cool Megatron, but as other's have pointed out he'd never do it.
     
  18. rattrap007

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    Nemoy as Megatron?

    *Raises Eyebrow*
    Fascinating...
     
  19. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    And where did Wikipedia get that from? I distrust any kind of "information" I can only find on a site anyone can edit and nowehere else.
     
  20. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    In all fairness, Orson Welles tended to hate most of the roles he ended up playing later in life. You think he hated Transformers, you should see what he thought of shilling frozen peas. :lol 
     
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