Red Dead Redemption cast

If I were going to direct a Red Dead Redemption movie, this is who I would cast. R.D.R. is my favorite game in the entire world.
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1.
Karl Urban
Actor, Dredd
Originally from Wellington, New Zealand, Karl Urban now lives in Auckland. Born on June 7, 1972, he is the son of a leather-goods manufacturer (who had hoped that Karl would follow in his footsteps). His first acting role was when he was 8 -- he had a line on a television series. However, he did not act again until after high school...
“ He looks a lot like John and he is an awesome actor. Karl would be a perfect fit for Marston.

-John Marston ” - jhaleakala92
 
2.
Christian Bale
Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Charles Howard Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different countries throughout Bale's childhood...
“ If not Urban, Bale would be a pretty good fit.

-John Marston ” - jhaleakala92
 
3.
Ian McShane
Ian McShane was born in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, to parents Irene (Cowley) and Harry McShane, a soccer player for Manchester United. His father was Scottish and his mother was of English and Irish descent. Ian originally planned to follow in his father's 'footballer' steps, until his high school teacher encouraged him to be an actor...
“ Ian is such a great actor and I believe he would nail the role as Dutch.

-Dutch van der Linde ” - jhaleakala92
 
4.
Josh Brolin
Actor, W.
Josh Brolin is an American actor. His first role was in the The Goonies. Since then he has appeared in a wide number of films, and is best known for his work as Llewellyn Moss in No Country for Old Men, young Agent K in Men in Black 3, George W. Bush in W. and Dan White in Milk, for which he received Academy Award and SAG Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor...
“ I love Josh Brolin, he is an outstanding actor and he is made for westerns. He would be great for either role. My choice for him would be Bill.

-Bill Williamson/Dutch van der Linde ” - jhaleakala92
 
5.
Sam Elliott
Actor, Hulk
Tall, thin, wiry Sam Elliott is the classic picture of the American cowboy. Elliott began his acting career on the stage and his film debut was in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Although his future wife, Katharine Ross co-starred in the film, the two did not meet until they filmed The Legacy Together. Over the years there would be few opportunities to act in feature westerns...
“ Come on. You know Rockstar had to have based this character on him, Sam is definitely one of the greats.

-Landon Ricketts ” - jhaleakala92
 
6.
Anthony De Longis
Actor, Director, Fight Coordinator & Weapons Expert. He's performed with some of biggest names in the entertainment industry, including Harrison Ford, Michelle Pfeiffer, Jet Li, Brendan Frasier, Ron Howard, Yuen Woo Ping, Tim Burton, David Carradine, Patrick Swayze, Angelica Huston, Placido Domingo...
“ I can't see anyone else playing this part. Nothing some professional hair and make-up can't handle.

-Marshall Leigh Johnson ” - jhaleakala92
 
7.
Logan Lerman
Logan was born in Beverly Hills, to a Jewish family. His parents are Lisa (Goldman), who works as his manager, and Larry Lerman, an orthotist and businessman. He has two siblings, Lindsey and Lucas, both older. His relatives operate the orthotics and prosthetics company Lerman & Son, which was founded by his great-grandfather, Jacob Lerman...
“ He looks just like Jack and he is a pretty good actor.

-John "Jack" Marston Jr. (Young) ” - jhaleakala92
 
8.
Taylor Kitsch
Best known for his portrayal of troubled high school football star "Tim Riggins" on NBC's acclaimed television series, Friday Night Lights, actor Taylor Kitsch has scored big with audiences and critics on both the big and small screens. Taylor Kitsch was born on April 8, 1981 in Kelowna, British Columbia...
“ He would be perfect as Jack, if they were to ever do a sequel and/or if they just show him at the end of the first film. Give him the right fix-up and he would look just like him, he kind of already does.

-John "Jack" Marston Jr. (Older) ” - jhaleakala92
 
9.
Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, a city in the greater Johannesburg-area, in South Africa, the only child of Gerda Theron (née Gerda Jacoba Aletta Maritz) and Charles Jacobus Theron. She was raised on a farm outside the city. Theron is of Afrikaner (Dutch, with some French Huguenot and German) descent, and Afrikaner military figure Danie Theron was her great-great-uncle...
“ Charlize can play a strong, beautiful, tough female character anytime. She would be perfect for Ms. Macfarlane.

-Bonnie Macfarlane ” - jhaleakala92
 
10.
Mary-Louise Parker
Actress, Weeds
Southern-bred Mary-Louise Parker, from Fort Jackson, South Carolina, was born on August 2, 1964, the youngest of four born to Judge John Morgan Parker and the former Caroline Louise Morell. She comes from Swedish, English, Scottish, Scotch-Irish, German, and Dutch ancestry. Her father's occupation took the family both around the country and abroad while growing up...
“ She played the wife of Jesse James in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford. I am pretty sure she would be great as Abigail.

-Abigail Marston ” - jhaleakala92
 
11.
Mackenzie Crook
Mackenzie Crook, one of British comedy's best-known faces, who collected Star Wars figurines as a child, is now immortalized in plastic as a six-inch-high pirate action figure. He was born Paul Mackenzie Crook on September 29, 1971, in Maidstone, Kent, England, UK. His father worked for British Airways...
“ He played an awesome hilarious, crazy, dim-witted, treasure craving pirate. He would be perfect as a... hilarious, crazy, dim-witted, treasure craving grave robber.

-Seth Briars ” - jhaleakala92
 
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“ He looks just like him and he would be awesome as Nigel with his voice.

-Nigel West Dickens ” - jhaleakala92
 
13.
Daniel Day-Lewis
Daniel Day-Lewis is one of the most acclaimed actors of his generation and has earned numerous awards, including three Academy Awards for Best Actor for his performances in My Left Foot, There Will Be Blood and Lincoln, making him the only male actor in history to have three wins in the lead actor category and one of only three male actors to win three Oscars...
“ He has the hair and he has had the beard, so just get all of those things and give him an Irish accent.

-Irish ” - jhaleakala92
 
14.
Clifton Collins Jr.
An acting chameleon who can easily lose himself in the life of his film and television characters, Clifton Collins Jr. is a native Angeleno who grew up destined to become a part of the Latino entertainment industry. His great-grandparents on his mother's side were a Mexican trumpet player and Spanish dancer who formed a traveling family act...
“ Clifton would be perfect for Abraham.

-Abraham Reyes ” - jhaleakala92
 
15.
Ted Levine
Born in Bellaire, Ohio, in May, 1957, he was among the last graduating class of the Windsor Mountain School in Lennox, Massachusetts. Attended Marlboro College in Vermont. Performed in summer stock and regional theatres in Vermont, Michigan and West Virginia before settling in Chicago and joining The Remains ensemble...
“ Great actor and has that distinct, powerful voice. Perfect for westerns, he would do great as Marston's handler.

-Agent Edgar Ross ” - jhaleakala92
 
16.
Paz Vega
Actress, Sex and Lucia
Actress Paz Campos Trigo was born in Seville, Spain, to a bullfighter father. She has been based in Los Angeles since 2008. She has starred in dozens of films in Europe and North America. After six successful seasons as Laura in "Seven Lives" (Telecinco,) one of Spain's longest running sitcoms, the young Seville born actress makes her leap to the big screen...
“ -Luisa Fortuna ” - jhaleakala92