"Dragon Ball Z" reboot cast

If Hollywood tries to give DB another try, they should go the "Incredible Hulk" route and make it a sequel that doesn't acknowledge the events of the last movie. Besides, most Western DB fans were introduced to the franchise through DBZ anyway. To properly introduce the characters, there should be flashbacks explaining the events of DB subtly.
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Aaron Yoo
Actor, 21
“ As Son Goku. I know he's a popular casting choice for Yamcha, but I feel like he's more fitting for Goku. He's mainly known for playing the funny Asian guy, which describes Goku in some moments, but we'd love to see him do something serious too. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
James Marsters
James graduated from Davis High School and attended Juilliard, the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts, and the American Conservatory Theatre. After spending ten years doing stage work he finally moved to L.A. to pursue a career in film and television. After appearing in several guest roles he finally got his big break as Spike in Buffy the Vampire Slayer...
“ Reprising his role as Piccolo. To me, he was the highlight of the movie. He even campaigned to have Piccolo stay green rather than human-looking like they were planning to in DBE. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Brandon Routh
Brandon James Routh (pronounced like "south") was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and grew up in nearby Norwalk. He is the son of Catherine LaVonne (Lear), a teacher, and Ronald Wayne Routh, a carpenter. Routh has English, Scottish, and German ancestry. He attended the University of Iowa and starred in many productions at the Norwalk Theater of Performing Arts...
“ As Prince Vegeta. Combine his badassery as Superman and the evilness of Todd Ingram, and you've got a good Vegeta. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Ray Stevenson
Actor, Divergent
Tall, dark, but somewhat gentle-looking actor Ray Stevenson was born in Lisburn, Northern Ireland on 25 May 1964, on a British army base. His father was a British pilot in the Royal Air Force, and his mother is Irish. He moved with his family to Lemington, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England in 1972 at the age of eight, and later to Cramlington, Northumberland, where he was raised...
“ As Nappa. After seeing him in "Thor," I thought he was perfect as Nappa. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Jon Foo
Actor, Tekken
Jon Foo is most well known for his role as Jin Kazama in the movie Tekken. He is a trained martial artist and an accomplished actor having worked in Thailand (The Protector, Bangkok Revenge), Hong Kong (House of Fury, The Myth), Los Angeles (Tekken, Extraction), Malaysia (Vikingdom) and his home town London where he began his career working in the circus. Jon himself is Irish Chinese.
“ As Raditz. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Zhenwei Wang
Zhenwei Wang is a Chinese born movie actor, known for The Karate Kid (2010) and Movie Martial Arts vs. Reality (2012) and a black belt martial arts expert who made his film debut as Cheng in the 2010 remake of The Karate Kid. Born on October 20, 1995 in Handan, Hebei, China, an industrial city in southern Hebei province in eastern China...
“ As Son Gohan (Cell Games). I can't really think of any Asian actors young enough to play Gohan at the beginning of the series, so I guess he'll be played by a newcomer. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Son Gohan (Buu Saga). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Katie Leung
Katie Leung was born in Dundee, Scotland and began acting at the age of 16 in her first role as Cho Chang in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. She is currently studying a BA acting course at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (2014) and is represented by the literary and talent agency Curtis Brown.
“ As Son Chichi. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Son Goten. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Emily Browning
Actress, Sucker Punch
Australian actress Emily Browning was born in 1988 in Melbourne, Australia, to Shelley and Andrew Browning. She has two younger brothers. Her start in acting came after a classmate's father, involved in the acting business, noticed her "acting all ditsy" in a school play. Emily found an agent and was soon filming on location for the Hallmark TV-movie...
“ As Bulma Briefs. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Yamcha. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Tien Shinhan. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Verne Troyer
Verne Troyer is best known for his role as "Mini-Me," Dr. Evil's smaller and more concentrated pure evil protégé, in the hit comedy Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me and Austin Powers in Goldmember. Even though Verne has become recognized as a "Big Man in the business," he has been working in show business as an actor and stuntman for several years...
“ As Chiaotzu (mokap) and Guldo (make-up and voice). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Brina Palencia
Brina Palencia was born as Brina Michelle Palencia. She is an Honduran-American actress and director, known for One Piece (1999), Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009), The Walking Dead (2010), and Star-Crossed (2014). Growing up, she split her time between Honduras and the United States. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.
“ As Chiaotzu (voice), Puar. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Shaobo Qin
SHAOBO QIN (Yen), a member of the internationally acclaimed Peking Acrobats makes his motion picture debut in Ocean's Eleven. Shaobo was rehearsing with the Peking Acrobats when he was spotted and asked to audition for the role of Yen. Born in Guangxi, China in 1982, Shaobo saw his first acrobat performance at the age of eleven and knew immediately that was the career he wanted to pursue...
“ As Krillin. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Ian McKellen
Ian Murray McKellen was born on May 25, 1939 in Burnley, Lancashire, England, to Margery Lois (Sutcliffe) and Denis Murray McKellen, a civil engineer. He is of Scottish, Northern Irish, and English descent. During his early childhood, his parents moved with Ian and his sister Jean to the mill town of Wigan...
“ As Kami. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As the voice of Shenron (CGI), Korin (CGI), and Mr. Popo (mokap and voice). No, I'm not being racist with the latter. Popo isn't even human, let alone black. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Yajirobe. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Yun-Fat Chow
Chow Yun Fat is a charismatic, athletically built and energetic Asian-born film star who first came to the attention of western audiences via his roles in the high-octane/blazing guns action films of maverick HK director John Woo. Chow was born in 1955 on the quiet island of Lamma, part of the then-British colony of Hong Kong...
“ Reprising his role as Master Muten Roshi. Like Piccolo, he was another highlight. He had the character down, but not the look. If they kept the look he had in "Pirates of the Caribbean 3," he would have been perfect. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Ralph Fiennes
Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus Fiennes, a musician; Sophie Fiennes...
“ As Frieza. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Actor, Zoolander
“ As Zarbon. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Michael Chiklis
Actor, The Shield
Educated at Boston University's School for the Arts, majoring in acting, before moving to New York City. Michael has numerous theater credits including the roles of Stanley in A Streetcar Named Desire and Touchstone in Shakespeare's As You Like It.
“ As Dodoria. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Cillian Murphy
Actor, Inception
Striking Irish actor Cillian Murphy was born in Douglas, the oldest child of Brendan Murphy, who works for the Irish Department of Education, and a mother who is a teacher of French. He has three younger siblings. Murphy was educated at Presentation Brothers College, Cork. He went on to study law at University College Cork...
“ As Jeice. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Tom Hardy
With his breakthrough performance as Eames in Christopher Nolan's science fiction thriller Inception, English actor Tom Hardy has been brought to the attention of mainstream audiences worldwide. But the versatile actor has been steadily working on both stage and screen since his television debut in the miniseries Band of Brothers...
“ As Recoome. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Burter. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Dwayne Johnson
Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known as The Rock, was born on May 2, 1972 in Hayward, California, to Ata Johnson (née Maivia) and Canadian-born professional wrestler Rocky Johnson. His father is black (of Black Nova Scotian descent), and his mother is of Samoan background (her own father was Peter Fanene Maivia...
“ As Captain Ginyu. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As King Cold (voice, CGI). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Josh Hutcherson
Joshua Ryan Hutcherson was born on October 12, 1992 in Union, Kentucky to Michelle Fightmaster Hutcherson, who worked for Delta Air Lines, and Chris Hutcherson, an EPA analyst. He has one younger brother, Connor Hutcherson. From the age of four, Josh knew that he wanted to be an actor. In order to pursue his goal, Josh and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was nine-years-old...
“ As Future Trunks. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Young Trunks. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Christopher Lee
Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee was perhaps the only actor of his generation to have starred in so many films. Although most notable for personifying bloodsucking vampire, Dracula, on screen, he portrayed other varied characters on screen, most of which were villains, whether it be Francisco Scaramanga in the James Bond film...
“ As Dr. Gero. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Jorge Garcia
Actor, Lost
Jorge Garcia (born April 28, 1973) is an American actor and comedian. He first came to public attention with his performance as Hector Lopez on the television show Becker, but probably more known later for his portrayal of Hugo "Hurley" Reyes in the television series Lost from 2004 to 2010. Garcia also performs as a stand-up comedian...
“ As Android 19. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Dolph Lundgren
Dolph Lundgren was born in Stockholm, Sweden, to Sigrid Birgitta (Tjerneld), a language teacher, and Karl Johan Hugo Lundgren, an engineer and economist for the Swedish government. He lived in Stockholm until the age of 13, when he moved in with his grandparents in Nyland, Ångermanland, Sweden. Despite an early interest in music and the fine arts...
“ As Android 16. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Liam Hemsworth
Liam Hemsworth was born on January 13, 1990, in Melbourne, Australia, and is the younger brother of actors Chris Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is the son of Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather)...
“ As Android 17. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Saoirse Ronan
Actress, Atonement
Saoirse Una Ronan was born in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, to Irish parents, Monica Ronan (née Brennan) and Paul Ronan, an actor. When Saoirse was three, the family moved to Ireland, and Saoirse grew up in its County Carlow. Saoirse made her first TV appearance with a small role in a few episodes of the TV series...
“ As Android 18. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Andy Serkis
Andrew Clement G. Serkis was born April 20, 1964, in Ruislip Manor, West London, England. He has three sisters and a brother. His father, Clement Serkis, an ethnic Armenian whose original family surname was "Serkissian", was a Medical Doctor working abroad, in Iraq; the Serkis family spent a lot of time traveling around the Middle East...
“ As Imperfect Cell (both forms). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Michael Shannon
Michael Corbett Shannon was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, the son of Geraldine Hine, a lawyer, and Donald Sutherlin Shannon, an accounting professor at DePaul University. His grandfather was entomologist Raymond Corbett Shannon. Shannon began his professional stage career in Chicago. His first acting role was in "Winterset" at the Illinois Theatre Center...
“ As Perfect Cell. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Actor, Watchmen
Jeffrey Dean Morgan endeared himself to audiences with his recurring role on ABC's smash hit series, Grey's Anatomy. His dramatic arc as heart patient "Denny Duquette", who wins the heart of intern "Izzie Stevens" (Katherine Heigl) in a star-crossed romance, made him a universal fan favorite. He also had recurring roles on The CW and Warner Bros...
“ As Mark "Hercule" Satan. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Sarah Bolger
Actress, In America
Sarah Lee Bolger (born 28 February 1991) is an Irish actress. She is best known for her roles in the films In America, Stormbreaker, and The Spiderwick Chronicles, as well as her award winning role as Lady Mary Tudor in the TV series The Tudors, and for guest starring as Princess Aurora in Once Upon a Time.
“ As Videl. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Babidi (voice). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As Majin Buu (voice). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe was born on July 23, 1989 in Fulham, London, England, to literary agent Alan Radcliffe and casting agent Marcia Gresham. His father is from a Northern Irish Protestant background, while his mother was born in South Africa, to a Jewish family (from Lithuania, Poland, Russia, and Germany)...
“ As Supreme Kai/Kibitokai. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
Tyler Mane
Actor, X-Men
“ As Kibito. ” - ImaWeabooApparantly
“ As King Kai (voice). ” - ImaWeabooApparantly