Remake of the Pink Panther

by phooactioncomix | created - 09 Jul 2013 | updated - 09 Jul 2013 | Public

To start off... I am a hug fan of the Blake Edwards movies of the Pink Panther sequels ... with the exceptions the curse of the Pink Panthers,son of the Pink Panther and of course the Steve Martin movies If you are going to do a Pink Panther movie, you have got to do it right example SUPERMAN RETURNS...not the most loved but a well told story based after the Richard Donner's movies and the cast looked almost like the previews 70's actors, so if I were going to continue Blake Edward's franchise... I would and compare actors to previous one before them and continue from where the franchise leaved off ...

1. Peter Sellers

Actor | Being There

Often credited as the greatest comedian of all time, Peter Sellers was born to a well-off English acting family in 1925. His mother and father worked in an acting company run by his grandmother. As a child, Sellers was spoiled, as his parents' first child had died at birth. He enlisted in the Royal...

Only one man can play chief inspector Clouseau

2. Geoffrey Rush

Actor | Shakespeare in Love

Geoffrey Roy Rush was born on July 6, 1951, in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, to Merle (Bischof), a department store sales assistant, and Roy Baden Rush, an accountant for the Royal Australian Air Force. His mother was of German descent and his father had English, Irish, and Scottish ancestry. ...

previously he play sir peter sellers good enough for me !!!

3. Mike Myers

Actor | Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

Michael John Myers was born in 1963 in Scarborough, Ontario, to Alice E. (Hind), an officer supervisor, and Eric Myers, an insurance agent. His parents were both English, and had served in the Royal Air Force and British Army, respectively.

Myers' television career really started in 1988, when he ...

If Geoffrey not available ... why not get Mike Myers to do the role ... he's very funny,adaptive actor, does very well with slap sticks and was a english man himself

4. Herbert Lom

Actor | The Dead Zone

Born September 11, 1917, Herbert Lom made his film debut in the Czech film Zena pod krízem (1937) and played supporting and, occasionally, lead roles. His career picked up in the 1940s and he played, among other roles, Napoleon Bonaparte in The Young Mr. Pitt (1942) (and, again, in War and ...

great actor , great performer and almost makes a wonderful good bad guy so thats where chief inspector Dreyfus comes in to be Clouseau antagonist in the Pink Panther films...

5. Gérard Depardieu

Actor | Cyrano de Bergerac

Gérard Depardieu was born in Châteauroux, Indre, France, to Anne Jeanne Josèphe (Marillier) and René Maxime Lionel Depardieu, who was a metal worker and fireman. Young delinquent and wanderer in the past, Depardieu started his acting career at the small traveling theatre "Cafe de la Gare", along ...

He may not be as british as Herbert Lom, but what he makes in his performance is style and charismatic achievements which I think to me would be a great chief inspector Dreyfus in the remake

6. Burt Kwouk

Actor | You Only Live Twice

Burt Kwouk was a British actor, he was best known for his role as Cato in the Pink Panther films, and for play Mr Ling in the third James Bond film Goldfinger.

Kwouk was born in Warrington, but was brought up in Shanghai. He made his film debut in the 1957 film Windom's Way. In Goldfinger (1964) he ...

the man who played cato

7. Ken Jeong

Actor | The Hangover

Ken Jeong is a Korean-American actor, comedian, and physician. He is best known for his roles as Ben Chang on the critically acclaimed NBC/Yahoo! sitcom Community (2009) and gangster Leslie Chow in The Hangover (2009) Trilogy.

He appeared in Michael Bay's Pain & Gain (2013), as Johnny Wu, a ...

He's the only asian comedian actor I could think of to play Cato

8. David Niven

Actor | Murder by Death

David Niven was named after the Saint's Day on which he was born, St. David, patron Saint of Wales. He attended Stowe School and Sandhurst Military Academy and served for two years in Malta with the Highland Light Infantry. At the outbreak of World War II, although a top-line star, he re-joined the...

the man who played Sir Charles Lytton AKA the Phantom the cat burglar in the first pink panther movie

9. John Cleese

Actor | A Fish Called Wanda

John Cleese was born on October 27, 1939, in Weston-Super-Mare, England, to Muriel Evelyn (Cross) and Reginald Francis Cleese. He was born into a family of modest means, his father being an insurance salesman; but he was nonetheless sent off to private schools to obtain a good education. Here he ...

He looks charming, a respectable man and also who would think of him as a cat burglar ...

10. Capucine

Actress | The Pink Panther

With classic patrician features and an independent, non-conformist personality, Capucine began her film debut in 1949 at the age of 21 with an appearance in the film Rendez-vous de juillet (1949). She attended school in France and received a BA degree in foreign languages. Married for six months in...

Simone Clouseau aka Clouseau's first wife and the woman who had an affair with Sir Charles Lytton who later eventually married him...

11. Lena Headey

Actress | Game of Thrones

Lena Headey is a British actress. She was born in Bermuda to parents from Yorkshire, England, where she was raised. She is the daughter John Headey, a police officer, and his wife Sue. Headey is best known for her role as "Cersei Lannister" in Game of Thrones (2011) (2011-present) and The Brothers ...

she could play Simone Clouseau or better called Lady Lytton

12. Claudia Cardinale

Actress | C'era una volta il West

Like many other female Italian film stars, Claudia Cardinale's entry into the business was by way of a beauty pageant. She was 17 years old and studying at the Centro Sperimentale in Rome when she entered a beauty contest, which resulted in her getting a succession of small film roles. Her earthy ...

Princess Dala

13. Adriana Lima

Actress | Ocean's 8

Adriana Lima was born on June 12, 1981 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. At the tender age of 13, Adriana entered the Ford Supermodel of the World Contest, where her unique beauty, derived from her Native-Brazilian, African-Brazilian, Portuguese, French, and Caribbean heritage, won her second place. ...

I love the character of Princess Dala... but I really don't care who plays her

14. André Maranne

Actor | The Pink Panther Strikes Again

André Maranne was born in 1926 in Paris, France. He is an actor, known for The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976), The Return of the Pink Panther (1975) and A Shot in the Dark (1964).

who plays François chief inspector Dreyfus reception and maybe a friend to him

15. Alan Tudyk

Actor | Rogue One

Alan Tudyk was born in El Paso, Texas, and grew up in Plano, where he attended Plano Sr. High. In 1990, he went on to study drama at Lon Morris Jr. College. While there, he was awarded the Academic Excellence Award for Drama. He was also named Most Likely to Succeed and Sophomore Beau. During this ...

he could play Francios but not a very concentrated character but this is just an idea of what if it could be done