Mark Wahlberg To Play Duke In Live Action G.I. Joe Movie

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  1. DESTRO

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    Stephanie Sanchez of IESB.net had this to say:

    We just wrapped up our 1 on 1 with Lorenzo di Bonaventura during the press day for Shooter starring Mark Wahlberg. di Bonaventura talked a bit about his upcoming projects and who he has in mind to star! We later spoke to Mark Wahlberg directly who gave us the word he wants the part!

    Click the link to view the complete story.

    http://www.hisstank.com/forum/showthread.php?t=210
     
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    Jolie for Baroness.

    Ray Park for Snake Eyes.

    Ving Rhames for Road Block.

    Jet Li for Storm Shadow.

    That would be awesome.
     
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    dude.

    gina. gershon.
     
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    I can't see Marky Mark yelling out "Yo Joe!"
     
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    That actually doesn't seem too bad. I could see him as duke.
     
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    I thought Matt Damon would make a good Duke...
     
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    Ray Park is to short for Snake Eyes IMO. Keanu Reaves has the action experience and he doesn’t even need to talk.

    I think Wahlberg would be a better choice for Flint.
     
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    Agreed.
     
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    Considering that Duke and Flint are basically the same character, I doubt they'll both be in the movie, and Duke is more Iconic.

    The problem is that any GI Joe movie won't focus on Snake Eyes, which will suck. He was Basically the main character of the Marvel Comics, and they were better for it.
     
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    I'm a Mark Wahlberg fan. He played a great complimentary role in The Departed, and rocked in Italian Job.
     
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    Michael Clarke Duncan.
     
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    tiny lister jr = roadblock, priceless.
     
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    McD is to jovial. Rhames is better at playing the "mean" goodguy.
     
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    Seems like a pretty good idea.
     
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    I suppose so.

    As for the ninjas, I would bet they will play a pretty big part in the movie as people just love their ninja action.
     
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    Duke and Flint are in the script that I have and it follows what this report is saying.

    If you guys want to chat over on hisstank your tfw2005 member name and pasword will work over at hisstank.
     
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    but does he have ill rhyming skillz?
     
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    How bout passing it along?

    Oh, yeah. Chris Cooper for Gen. Hawk.
     
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    Really? Seems odd to have near identical characters in the movie, unless they've drastically changed one.
     

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