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    They May Have Just Found The Perfect Roland For The "Dark Tower" Film

    All things serve the beam.

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    First of all, there is going to be a Dark Tower adaptation by Sony in 2017.

    Second of all, according to Deadline Hollywood, there is now a huge chance that they're not going to screw it up, because Idris Elba is a frontrunner to play Roland.

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    Matthew McConaughey is a potential to play the Man in Black, which is pretty great casting too.

    Which got everyone all like:

    Here's a taste of the awesomeness that could be in our future if everyone just stays cool and sees this excellent idea through to the end:

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    Thankee Sai!

    CORRECTION

    Sony is adapting The Dark Tower for the big screen. A previous version of this post misidentified the planned film as a TV series.

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