In Sony Pictures' Spider-Man spin-off Venom, starring Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock, we at long last, get a quick glimpse of fan-favorite Carnage on the big screen. In the post credits of Venom, we saw that Cletus Kasady – psychopath, lunatic, serial killer, and madman – is played by Woody Harrelson, who we'll see more of in the anticipated release of Venom 2. But who else could have taken on the role?
For other characters that deserve their time on the silver screen check out this list of comic book characters we'd love to see on film.
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He may already be associated with a comic property, but he was wearing a mask, for the most part (Rorschach in Watchmen). This guy is terrifying, has the look, and a great voice for the character.573167Are they perfect for this role?
- Watch Lockout. This guy nails the whole Cletus vibe. Plus, he's an unknown who looks positively crazy, which is perfect.358193Are they perfect for this role?
Five years ago he would never have made this list. Gyllenhaal's an extremely talented guy, but on one would have never pegged him as Carnage. Then Prisoners and Nightcrawler showed an entirely different side to Gyllenhaal. Right now he's super gaunt, bug-eyed, and unhinged. He's perfect for Cletus Kasady.294247Are they perfect for this role?
- If they decide to skew younger, this "Breaking Bad" and "Friday Night Lights" alum plays an amazing dead-eyed killer, who's somehow still almost likable... almost.222206Are they perfect for this role?