What actress could play Storm in the next Xmen movie?

#1 Posted by amalgamuniverse (334 posts) - - Show Bio

I thought about this because I think that Rihanna would play an excellent younger, late teen age storm. What do you think?

#2 Posted by Crimsonlord53 (1305 posts) - - Show Bio

Zoe Saldana.

#3 Posted by Mega_spidey01 (3078 posts) - - Show Bio

gugu mbatha raw from the tv show touch.

#4 Edited by Blood1991 (8098 posts) - - Show Bio

@Crimsonlord53 said:

Zoe Saldana.

2nd that. She is no stranger to action and is hot as hell.

#5 Posted by Rickbarry (1754 posts) - - Show Bio

@Crimsonlord53: Zoe Saldana is the hotness.

#6 Posted by jhazzroucher (15216 posts) - - Show Bio

Rihanna could play as Ultimate Storm. : )

Halle Berry for the next x-men movie after the last stand.

Zoe Saldana for Storm for the next Avengers movie.

#7 Posted by papad1992 (6822 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

@Crimsonlord53 said:

Zoe Saldana.

2nd that. She is no stranger to action and is hot as hell.

I 3rd it!!

#8 Posted by Yasiiii4 (150 posts) - - Show Bio

@Crimsonlord53 said:

Zoe Saldana.

She'd be a good one! Rihanna seems good too

#9 Posted by KainScion (2973 posts) - - Show Bio

@amalgamuniverse: @jhazzroucher: @Yasiiii4: HALLE BERRY AND RIHANA CANT ACT TO SAVE THEIR LIVES! just because they look the part it doesnt mean they can sell it. please stop proposing the 2 losers. have any of you seen catwoman or battleship (the only movie rihana has been in mind you and she sucked, ive seen better acting from a rock)zoe saldana on the other hand has the chops to pull it off.

#10 Posted by Skaddix (3112 posts) - - Show Bio

Yeah I got to vote Zoe Saldana. RIHANA is stunt casting.

#11 Posted by Mega_spidey01 (3078 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

@Crimsonlord53 said:

Zoe Saldana.

2nd that. She is no stranger to action and is hot as hell.

#12 Posted by ripcurl (499 posts) - - Show Bio

Tyra Banks.

Yeah, she can't act, but she looks the part.

#13 Edited by poisonfleur (2976 posts) - - Show Bio

@amalgamuniverse said:

I thought about this because I think that Rihanna would play an excellent younger, late teen age storm. What do you think?

I agree with Rihanna. Especially when she had the light blonde mohawk and had that punk-like edgy stage. It was like 80s Storm! :D And Rihanna is a decent actress from what I have seen.

Zoe is pretty and all. I just find her as another Halle, IMO.

@jhazzroucher: I agree, She would be prefect, for Ultimate Storm.

#14 Posted by PurpleFeather738 (35 posts) - - Show Bio

@KainScion: I like to think that Rihanna is a rock.... Well at least when she is filmed.

#15 Posted by desmond006 (596 posts) - - Show Bio

I can think of a few but Zoe Saldana would probably be the best. Also , I say no to Rihanna.

#16 Posted by KnightRise (4785 posts) - - Show Bio

Angela.Basset,.but.she's.getting.relatively.old..Zoe.Saldana.I'd.say,she.has.way.more.experience.than.you'd.think.

#17 Posted by MustardVolt (8 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm really surprised nobody has mentioned Rosario Dawson...

There's my two cents anyway :)

#18 Posted by PhoenixoftheTides (3453 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

@Crimsonlord53 said:

Zoe Saldana.

2nd that. She is no stranger to action and is hot as hell.

Thirded.

#19 Posted by Z3RO180 (6337 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

@Crimsonlord53 said:

Zoe Saldana.

2nd that. She is no stranger to action and is hot as hell.

#20 Posted by VprVnmSRT10 (104 posts) - - Show Bio

I would choose Rosario over Zoe any day. She was horrible in Colombiana. Then again the movie was really bad, dont think anyone would have made that movie better.

I think Meagan Good looks the part. Not too sure about her acting thoug

Even Paula Patton would make a good Storm. Her fight scenes in MI4 Ghost Protocol were amazing.

#21 Posted by MarvelGrey (243 posts) - - Show Bio

I would love to see Thandie Newton play as Storm she can act too, I wanted her over Halle Berry in the trilogy too.

#22 Edited by PhoenixoftheTides (3453 posts) - - Show Bio

@MarvelGrey said:

I would love to see Thandie Newton play as Storm she can act too, I wanted her over Halle Berry in the trilogy too.

Thandie Newton is too short. Halle was short, too, but if they are going to recast the movie, I'd prefer they get a woman at least above average height. Storm is 5'11 - it's not that hard to find an actress in Hollywood who is between 5'10 and 6'0. They could also find a beautiful unknown to play her and at least match those stats. Height is really important: Marsden was shorter than Jansen, and it made shooting scenes with both Jean and Cyclops in the same shot harder, since she was a few inches taller than him - generally, people are used to seeing the man and woman at least equal in height or the man being slightly taller.

#23 Posted by MarvelGrey (243 posts) - - Show Bio

Oh yeah the height totally forgot about that, but I wouldn't want storm towering over everyone. Hollywood doesn't know how to cast people besides she can wear platform boots if they really wanted the height.

#24 Posted by TerryBogard2014 (480 posts) - - Show Bio

Megalyn Echikunwoke

or YaYa DaCosta

#25 Posted by funkyfiction (43 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't think that they should have Storm in the movie at all.

First of all the fact that she was in the first movie "allegedly" is an isult to Halle Berry, the movie is set in 1962 which is roughly 38 years before the first X-men movie and because the little girl is about ten years old they're saying that Halle Berry looks to be about 48 years old in the first X-men movie... I would find that insulting.

Though I do like where this discussion is comming from, I would very much like to see them having the teenage versions of Cyclops, Storm, Jean in the third movie and possibly even teenage Wanda and Pietro.

#26 Posted by AKA_TERMINATOR (332 posts) - - Show Bio

@Rickbarry said:

@Crimsonlord53: Zoe Saldana is the hotness.

Yeah she would be really good.... Don't know who would be good for storm... they'll find someone.

#27 Posted by GreenFuse (295 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd go with Zoe Saldana too. She's a great actress and could bring far more power and presence to the role than Halle did. I thought she was a fairly horrible Storm.

#28 Posted by x_29 (2274 posts) - - Show Bio

Angela Basset

#29 Posted by xrs12 (16 posts) - - Show Bio

I actually liked Halle Berry in the x-men films.. I think under singer's direction they did her quite well, x-men 1 she had a closer Kenyan accent and in x-men 2 they brought in her leadership role. (you have to also remember she fought to get her character a more active role) People say she has an inflated ego because she wanted more screen time, but why does no1 complain about Robert Downey junior and his well documented editing of scripts he is given.

the thing I didn't like about 3 (apart from the fact it is an awful movie) was that they made her look like a man and far shorter than she did in previous movies. No joke, if you look at her in 1 and 2 she appears to be similar height to all the characters, but in 3 they screwed her costume design up. the short hair made her look silly, that and the fact it had grey roots was strange :S, they made her character stupid and well, that along with the fact the movie was diabolical doesn't really give you much chance to look like your any good.

Another thing that p****d me off about 3 was the removal of Nightcrawler. In 2 they managed to show a good relationship growing with him and storm but in 3 he wasn't there. Each character has had someone to bounce off in each film but storm didn't. Yes in 3 she had Xavier and wolverine, but that is because the rest of the x-men were vaporized.

If they were to show her as a teen i think i would like to see Zoe saldana simply because she was amazing in avatar.

#30 Posted by Nightcrawler23 (775 posts) - - Show Bio

Paula Patton as Storm, but with the personality of Ultimate Storm.

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