Rainn Wilson to play professor in Transformers 2

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by DecepticonsRule, May 28, 2008.

  1. DecepticonsRule

    DecepticonsRule Triple-Changer

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2007
    Posts:
    1,788
    News Credits:
    10
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Likes:
    +10
  2. llamatron

    llamatron Shut up, Nigel. TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2002
    Posts:
    8,970
    News Credits:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Likes:
    +13
    Gah, beat me to posting the news by minutes! Minutes I say!

    Anyway, cool. His small role in Juno was great.
     
  3. Joe Moore

    Joe Moore Is Not Jim... Administrator

    Joined:
    Apr 6, 2003
    Posts:
    14,471
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Likes:
    +7
    Ebay:
    Twitter:
    He's hilarious on The Office and a very versatile actor.
     
  4. BarricadeNinja4

    BarricadeNinja4 Agent of Barricade

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2007
    Posts:
    50
    Trophy Points:
    46
    Likes:
    +0
    That turns into a robot? Then to a car? Are we seeing the rise of the Pretenders in part 2 here? o_O 
     
  5. Joe Moore

    Joe Moore Is Not Jim... Administrator

    Joined:
    Apr 6, 2003
    Posts:
    14,471
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Likes:
    +7
    Ebay:
    Twitter:
    Yeah, he was joking.
     
  6. BarricadeNinja4

    BarricadeNinja4 Agent of Barricade

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2007
    Posts:
    50
    Trophy Points:
    46
    Likes:
    +0
    Oh....Crap. Had me going there. Anyways I've seen him in commercials for the TV series in The Office and such, so he's no stranger to me. That role suits him as a College prof. =)
     
  7. RobotoChan

    RobotoChan Nothing to see here

    Joined:
    Jul 27, 2005
    Posts:
    3,959
    News Credits:
    10
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +1,275
    Is this the guy from Six Feet Under?
     
  8. Beastbot X

    Beastbot X The Toad Knows.

    Joined:
    Aug 16, 2004
    Posts:
    8,025
    News Credits:
    22
    Trophy Points:
    211
    Likes:
    +22
    OH yes.
     
  9. Tim Formas

    Tim Formas Old Man Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2002
    Posts:
    9,849
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    226
    Likes:
    +2
    The Dwight bobblehead or the Froggy bumper sticker is a must for the college professor's office.
     
  10. MegaPrime33

    MegaPrime33 Follow me @NerdActivist TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2003
    Posts:
    9,768
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Likes:
    +1
    Question, what is one of the greatest shows on TV? Wrong, it's The Office.


    Great casting choice.
     
  11. Soundwave84

    Soundwave84 Banned

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2007
    Posts:
    3,647
    News Credits:
    39
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +39
    ooooo me likey good pick~
     
  12. Baccala1976

    Baccala1976 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2007
    Posts:
    1,434
    Trophy Points:
    136
    Likes:
    +0
    "So what's the prognosis, Fertile Myrtle?"
    "That ain't no Etch-A-Sketch. This is one doodle that can't be un-did, Homeskillet."

    2 classic lines from him in Juno. Awesome choice.
     
  13. Tr4nce

    Tr4nce TrancEaddict

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2007
    Posts:
    589
    News Credits:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    101
    Likes:
    +2
    Lol, didn't see that one coming. On a different side note, when do we get to see some leaked designs??!! I'm dying here! :) 
     
  14. Batman

    Batman The Dark Knight TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2006
    Posts:
    11,554
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +15
    Ebay:
    Cool, I like this guy. Arthur made me laugh my ass off in Six Feet Under. This is the third person from Six Feet Under to be a part of the cast (Robert Foxworth aka Ratchet was Brenda's dad in SFU. Julie White aka Sam's mom was Mitzi on SFU). All good actors by the way and SFU is one of my favourite shows ever so awesome:) 
     
  15. Dolza_Khyron

    Dolza_Khyron Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2002
    Posts:
    19,772
    Trophy Points:
    287
    Likes:
    +47
    for a second there i thought we were going to have professor princess in tf2 lol!!

    i have no idea who he is lol
     
  16. Velcrohead

    Velcrohead Banned

    Joined:
    Feb 27, 2008
    Posts:
    1,307
    Trophy Points:
    126
    Likes:
    +0
    I'm guessing after principal photography is done. CG isn't going to begin heavily until post-production.
     
  17. MrMurder

    MrMurder Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2007
    Posts:
    412
    Trophy Points:
    76
    Likes:
    +0
    Ebay:
    Fishboy FTW!!!
     
  18. Veloxiraptor

    Veloxiraptor MoƩ than Meets the Eye

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2007
    Posts:
    1,280
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    136
    Likes:
    +4
    Really looking forward to this, but it's probably just a cameo role a la Juno.
     
  19. Foster

    Foster Super Mod

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2003
    Posts:
    32,064
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    312
    Likes:
    +11
    I guarantee you Michael Bay will underutilize Wilson's talent.
     
  20. Jeremy.B

    Jeremy.B Formerly Leader Blackout TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2007
    Posts:
    7,344
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Likes:
    +5
    Wil he play assistant (to the) college professor?
     

Share This Page