17 Actors Who Were Absolutely, Without A Doubt, 100% Perfectly Cast
For real, give these casting directors a raise.
It's a simple truth: Some actors were just BORN to play certain roles, and that's that on that.
And this week, when Reddit user TrickDragonFruit asked, "What film role was 100% perfectly cast?" pretty much all of the responses were 100% correct.
So, here are — without a doubt — some of the greatest casting decisions ever made:
Raul Julia and Anjelica Huston as Gomez and Morticia in The Addams Family (1991)
James Earl Jones as Mufasa in The Lion King (1994)
Vincent D'Onofrio as the Bug in the Edgar Suit in Men in Black (1997)
Russell Crowe as Maximus in Gladiator (2000)
Chris Tucker as Ruby Rhod in The Fifth Element (1997)
Alan Rickman as Alexander Dane/Dr. Lazarus in Galaxy Quest (1999)
Robbie Coltrane as Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter franchise
Christian Bale as Patrick Bateman in American Psycho (2000)
Rosamund Pike as Amy Dunne in Gone Girl (2014)
Robin Williams as the Genie in Aladdin (1992)
Christoph Waltz as Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Ewan McGregor as Obi Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars prequel trilogy
Henry Cavill as Superman in Man of Steel (2013)
Jim Carrey as Stanley Ipkiss/The Mask in The Mask (1994)
J.K. Simmons as J. Jonah Jameson in Spider-Man (2002)
Andre the Giant as Fezzik in The Princess Bride (1987)
And finally, Matthew Lillard as Shaggy in Scooby-Doo (2002)
Now it's YOUR turn. What's one movie role that was 100% perfectly cast and can NEVER be recast? Share your pick in the comments below!
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