No Nathan Fillion for Avengers 2

#1 Posted by Tyrus (1208 posts) - - Show Bio
#2 Posted by Brazen_Intellect (1157 posts) - - Show Bio

With a current TV show and his sci-fi community cred I don't think his Q score is the issue. Best guess is that the role of Pym was pretty much a glorified cameo and he just chose not to do it. From all I have read he and Whedon are pretty good friends, if Joss really wanted him involved I think he would do it.

#3 Posted by Necrotic_Lycanthrope (2501 posts) - - Show Bio

Aww man. Nathan Fillion would've been a great Pym. :( He definitely plays the quirkiness right in Firefly/Serenity and in Slither.

#4 Posted by k4tzm4n (39712 posts) - - Show Bio

Misleading title is misleading.  All he's saying is he doesn't believe he'd be a good pick for a movie as big as Marvel's The Avengers 2, he's not saying he's not in it.  I'm sure if Whedon approached him with a role of any kind he'd happily take it.  As for how great those odds are... well, none of us know since we're not friends with them :P

#5 Edited by CrimsonCake (2734 posts) - - Show Bio

How facetious.

#6 Posted by TheCommissar (148 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd personally prefer to see him in Guardians of the Galaxy as Star Lord, anyway.

#7 Posted by danhimself (21320 posts) - - Show Bio

Whedon loves putting people he's worked with before in newer projects...we did see Enver Gjokaj who played Victor in Dollhouse in the Avengers...even if it was just a I'd say that if Whedon has his way then he'd get Fillion in a Marvel movie

#8 Posted by Gambit1024 (10217 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't understand. Was he expected to be in Avengers 2?

#9 Posted by AweSam (7526 posts) - - Show Bio

@Gambit1024 said:

I don't understand. Was he expected to be in Avengers 2?

I don't even know. Maybe a janitor?

#10 Posted by Tyrus (1208 posts) - - Show Bio

@AweSam: Maybe a space ranger :/

#11 Posted by _Zombie_ (10551 posts) - - Show Bio

Fillion himself said he didn't want to play Ant-Man. Plus, the guy's busy with Castle.

#12 Posted by Tyrus (1208 posts) - - Show Bio

@ZombieBigfoot: Uh, yeah I know - that's why I posted this...

#13 Posted by _Zombie_ (10551 posts) - - Show Bio

@Tyrus: Misread the article thingy when I posted it.

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