Fancast for Avengers sequel
For obvious reasosn already cast characters will not be changed, even though I wish we could replace Scarlet as Black Widow.
This is my first ever fancast. I figure I read and comment on them enough that it was time that I put my money where my mouth is and make my own. What better way to start than with than the next superhero gathering in the Avengers sequel.
I am going to include the characters I would most like to see join the Avengers. Seeing as Thanos appears to be being set as the villain, I will not fancast a villainous character.
Ant Man - Aaron Eckhart
This was an easy choice. For the character I wanted someone in an age range right around RDJ and Ruffalo. More than likely a fair amount of science or intelligence based scenes will take place in the sequel and Eckhart is a strong enough actor to hold his own amongst outstanding actors like RDJ and Ruffalo, while also having a charm and charisma that could help him stand out rather than fall to background status and could command the lead role in an Ant Man movie.
Wasp - Emmy Rossum
Wasp was a difficult decision to make. Most fancasts go with Morena Baccarin; and as much as I like her, I feel her inclusion tended to be more due to her connection with Nathan Fillion rather than ability to pull off the role.
I chose Emmy Rossum because she is an extremely gorgeous woman and a very talented actress. Her look can be very sexy, yet she also has a look that to me says, there is more than just looks with her which is necessary for the character.
Black Panther - Chiwetel Ejiofor
Chiwetal is one of the most underrated actors around. He has the all the abilities, talent and look to be a badass Black Panther
The Falcon - Anthony Mackie
Now I know the popular choice of late is Jamie Foxx. While I agree he would kill it as The Falcon, I think his star power outshines that of Chris Evans as Cap, and seeing as Cap is the star and Falcon basically a sidekick, it really makes no sense to have a bigger name for a sidekick than the headliner. Mackie is a good up and coming actor, and would definitely be able to pull off the role.
Namor - Ian Somerhalder
For me, Namor was a difficult decision. After racking my brain for the perfect fit, it came to me that other fancasts were right with this selection. Somerhalder is a strong actor and has the perfect look for Namor.
Ms Marvel - Yvonne Strahovski
This was a no brainer. Beatiful, sexy, good actress, and looks good kicking ass. If you don't believe me or numerous others who have cast her, than try and watch Chuck.
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