Who could Play Cable?

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#51 Posted by Lustwish (531 posts) - - Show Bio

Gerard Butler if he officially does not do Captain Britain.

#52 Posted by Java Lad (106 posts) - - Show Bio
@Lord's Angel said:
" Ok with the rumors starting.....who could play Cable? We have heard Bruce Willis on CV so far....who else?

My vote.

"
Git it in one...top choice. Neal McDonough and has the ability to pull it off. 
 
@Lustwish: Don't tease me now...Is there really talk of a Capt Brit flick?!
#53 Posted by CATMANEXE (17052 posts) - - Show Bio
#54 Posted by azmoday (151 posts) - - Show Bio
@Lustwish:
Hey, its funny how he plays " Kable" in Gamer ...
#55 Posted by Edamame (28006 posts) - - Show Bio

 The Stephen Lang from the Avatar film that debuted in 2009.
 
Would he be a good actor?
 
He is the perfect militaristic soldier type that would fit Cable's description. 

#56 Posted by Rowen545 (378 posts) - - Show Bio

Daniel Day-Lewis... but he would probably never do a comic movie. Might not look spot on but the guy is an incredible actor. I also like the Gerard Butler idea.

#57 Posted by kai95 (59 posts) - - Show Bio

Im upset at the people/actors chosen lol

#58 Posted by hdorman1 (4662 posts) - - Show Bio

Go on Apocalypse, I dare you!
#59 Posted by Donovan Montgomery (5372 posts) - - Show Bio

Since Clint has aged out of the role, I nominate - 
 

Dolph - Dang he looks like Joey from my 2 dads
   
Woody - he would revel in a role like this
#60 Posted by Nova`Prime` (4140 posts) - - Show Bio

I think out of all the nominations I would go with Bruce Willis, he's old.. but he doesn't look to old and heck Cable is supposed to be an older dude who time travels and all that weird stuff. The only down fall for Bruce is the lack of hair.

#61 Posted by Lustwish (531 posts) - - Show Bio

Mickey Rourke!!!!

#62 Posted by Donovan Montgomery (5372 posts) - - Show Bio
@Lustwish:
Thats the other huy I was thinking of.
#63 Posted by Gylan Thomas (2727 posts) - - Show Bio
@inferiorego said:
" triple7 said:
"inferiorego said:
"Jean Claude could play anything in my book."
I have lost all respect for you ."
That's some funny stuff right there :D
#64 Posted by Gylan Thomas (2727 posts) - - Show Bio
@Lustwish said:
" Mickey Rourke!!!! "
I can see that :)
#65 Posted by Edamame (28006 posts) - - Show Bio
@Lord's Angel: 
http://www.comicbookmovie.com/fansites/rorschachsrants/news/?a=23715
 
I was right!  ; )
#66 Posted by Timandm (3374 posts) - - Show Bio

How about Dolph Lundgren
 

#67 Posted by Redhulk83 (13 posts) - - Show Bio
 

ive thought about this 
he would be perfect to play cable
#68 Posted by Chaos Prime (10589 posts) - - Show Bio

Tom Hardy

#69 Posted by Youngcircle (408 posts) - - Show Bio
#70 Posted by Pacperson (307 posts) - - Show Bio

That buff old dude from avatar....

#71 Posted by TheOlympian (111 posts) - - Show Bio

Definitely Gerard Butler.  He can carry the role and he's bankable.  Throw in some Hollywood hair and make-up, give him a CG arm and a big ass gun and its gravy.    It would be cool to have him cameo in a First Class movie with a young Cyclops and Phoenix.  He could possibly show up in the Deadpool flick and become the hero of X4/X5.  He could be the "deus ex machina" to the horrid continuity issues of the movie franchise.  You know, time travel and all.  He rescues Scott from "Phoenix" and brings Havok back from the '60s.  

#72 Posted by markdienekes (9 posts) - - Show Bio
@xerox-kitty
 
Cable was probably about 57 when he died in Second Coming. It was reported in one of the old editorials in Cable (in around the issue 30s) that Cable was in his mid to late 30s. He's only got grey hair because of the techno-virus, though this is perhaps a retcon, as I'm sure he was originally intended to be a grizzled soldier in his 40s.
#73 Posted by VampireSelektor (749 posts) - - Show Bio

  
Given his history, Cable would need to look like someone who would have been handsome in a different life. Mickey Rourke, a heavily made-up Neal McDonough or David Morse would be inspired choices.

#74 Posted by Edgeworth_11 (4656 posts) - - Show Bio
@Gambler said:

R. Lee Ermey

OH F--K NO!!
#75 Posted by Edgeworth_11 (4656 posts) - - Show Bio
@G'bandit said:
Like I said in the crimson nutcase's thread about the same thing:

I think Jean Claude Van Dame would do good as cable.




 
Did you remember The Street Fighter Movie? If not, lucky you, but this guy played Guile. LOL No way he can do Cable with his grunts, moans and french accent.
#76 Edited by flutegirlrockz (1 posts) - - Show Bio

Scott Steiner should play Cable http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/_/23776675/Scott+Steiner.jpg

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