Guess who's Jaimie Alexander's favorite marvel character!

Posted by fbdarkangel (5106 posts) - - Show Bio

in an interview Alexander states that if she was ever given the chance to play a different role other than Sif, it would be...

Drum roll please...
  you guessed it


#1 Posted by Mercy_ (93373 posts) - - Show Bio

HELL YEAH. I like her even more now. 

#2 Posted by jrock85 (2882 posts) - - Show Bio

I could see her playing Laura.

#3 Posted by Duo_forbidden (1815 posts) - - Show Bio

Nice. I could only see Summer Glau or Devon Aoki play her, but now thinking about it, I think she could pull it off.

#4 Posted by FadeToBlackBolt (23390 posts) - - Show Bio

Nice. I like it when people actually show they have some idea of what they're talking about when they reference semi-obscure characters.

#5 Posted by ComicMan24 (147494 posts) - - Show Bio

Could see her as X-23. She wasn't bad as Sif either.

#6 Posted by Edamame (29858 posts) - - Show Bio

Yeah. I heard about this. I wonder if she is a bit too tall for X-23, though. *shrugs*
I don't want to complain.

#7 Posted by Kairan1979 (17133 posts) - - Show Bio
to be honest, Jackman was too tall to play Wolverine too.
#8 Posted by fbdarkangel (5106 posts) - - Show Bio
@Kairan1979 said:
" @Edamame: to be honest, Jackman was too tall to play Wolverine too. "
an excellent point!
#9 Posted by Jake Fury (21445 posts) - - Show Bio

David Finch should draw every comic, ever.
#10 Posted by Edamame (29858 posts) - - Show Bio
@Kairan1979 said:
" @Edamame: to be honest, Jackman was too tall to play Wolverine too. "
I never stated otherwise.  ; )
#11 Posted by Doctor!!!!! (2135 posts) - - Show Bio

Really? She would make a awesome X-23.
#12 Posted by EnSabahNurX (2321 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm all for her as laura she even has the same coloring XD and shes kind of tall i think 5'9" but i can look past it XD

#13 Posted by andrea_mendoza1997 (359 posts) - - Show Bio

She should but right now before she gets too old  I want to c her now.

#14 Posted by SFX87 (179 posts) - - Show Bio

i would love to see her play X-23
#15 Posted by k2 (498 posts) - - Show Bio

 @SFX87 said:

i would love to see her play X-23

After seeing that pic, I agree! Her face is perfect. =)
#16 Posted by yeopop (791 posts) - - Show Bio

Not a bad idea except that she's got a little "physical problem".

#17 Posted by PowerHerc (86157 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd rather see her as Wonder Woman but, oh well, at least she's familiar with a non-iconic character.
#18 Posted by Vortex13 (12138 posts) - - Show Bio
@yeopop: ?
#19 Posted by WolfMonkey (318 posts) - - Show Bio
@Duo_forbidden: river is too much like laura. this is basically saying, yes, summer would be perfect to play x-23, but then she'd start falling into a typecast
#20 Posted by Cherry Bomb (3295 posts) - - Show Bio

No, X23 should atleast look like a teen.


Summer Glau!?! seriously?  She is nearly 30 years old.  Maybe 10 years ago she'd be a perfect fit, but not now. :/
#21 Posted by WolfMonkey (318 posts) - - Show Bio
@Cherry Bomb: are you aware just how many 30 year olds there are playing teens in hollywood. the trick isnt to be a teen, it's to look like one. thats the magic of hollywood, they can make you look ten years younger. but considering how laura currently looks in the comics she looks more early 20s, which summer could do. if you wanted to go origin story then ya preteen would be best but i'm just saying for attitude, style, and the other acting stuff, summer would be great
#22 Edited by Cherry Bomb (3295 posts) - - Show Bio
@WolfMonkey:  Of course I do, but Summer could not pass for a 17 year old, let's be serious.  One of the main features of X23 is that she is a teenager, taking that away by casting Summer Glau would ruin it.  I think Summer is a very talented actress and could totally own the majority of comic-book roles, just not X23. Summer would make an amazing Domino. Now someone like Daveigh Chase would be a lot better

#23 Posted by WolfMonkey (318 posts) - - Show Bio

so you're saying a non teenager couldnt play a teenager, yet you're suggesting a non teenager to play a teenager? and i dont know too much aboutDaveigh's acting abilities aside from her voice as Lilo (never seen donnie darko), but i'm not sure she could pull it off any better. if your argument is that Summer is too old, your solution cant be someone who looks to be 17 at her youngest. You'd need to find someone who looks 12 to portray Laura in her younger years. If late teens is a fine age to portray her then there's no reason Summer couldnt do it.

#24 Posted by JoseDRiveraTCR7 (1020 posts) - - Show Bio

Yeah, I definitely see it, especially since she basically played the same character in Kyle XY.

#25 Posted by Wolverine0628 (442 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes!  Please!
#26 Posted by sputnik (210 posts) - - Show Bio

awesome! she did pretty good as sif, she'd look good as x-23 too! although some are debating that chloe grace morets (after a few years) is also fitting for the role.

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