Kingkiller Chronicles

If the Kingkiller Chronicles were a movie series, this would be my cast. There are certain characters I'm struggling with (hence the lack of Tempi on my list).
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1.
Eric Stoltz
Actor, Mask
Eric Cameron Stoltz is a theater-trained actor and producer who has starred in both independent and studio films. He was born on September 30, 1961 in Whittier, California, to Evelyn Vawter, a violinist and schoolteacher, and Jack Stoltz, an elementary school teacher. He has German, English, and Scottish ancestry...
“ Kote. ” - hyannah77-1
 
2.
Nicholas Hoult
Nicholas Caradoc Hoult was born in Wokingham, Berkshire, England to parents Glenis and Roger Hoult. His great-aunt was one of the most popular actresses of her time, Dame Anna Neagle. He attended Sylvia Young Theatre School, a school for performing arts, to start acting as a career. Hoult has been acting since appearing in the film Intimate Relations; his breakthrough role was in About a Boy...
“ Teenage Kvothe.
I've never seen him as a redhead, but he's a really talented actor and he and Eric Stoltz resemble each other to me. ” - hyannah77-1
 
3.
“ My choice for Kote if Kvothe is Calum Worthy ” - hyannah77-1
 
4.
Calum Worthy
Calum Worthy was born in in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and has dual citizenship - Canadian and British. He has more than 70 acting credits, 2 producer credits, 4 writing credits, and has worked in Canada, USA, UK, Australia and Singapore. When he was four years old, after watching Macaulay Culkin in Home Alone (1990) over and over...
“ One of my choices for teenage Kvothe. I keep flip flopping between him and Nicholas Hoult. ” - hyannah77-1
 
5.
“ Young Kvothe. ” - hyannah77-1
 
6.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Actor, Inception
Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt was born February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, to Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt. Joseph was raised in a Jewish family with his late older brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt, who passed away in October 2010. His parents worked for the Pacifica Radio station KPFK-FM and his maternal grandfather...
“ Chronicler, I realize he's meant to be a lot older than JGL, but I couldn't picture anyone else. ” - hyannah77-1
 
7.
Kellan Lutz
Actor, Twilight
Actor and model Kellan Lutz was born in Dickinson, North Dakota, to Karla (Theesfeld) and Bradley Lutz. He has six brothers and a sister, and is of German, as well as smaller amounts of English, Swedish, and Dutch, descent. As a child, his family moved around, and he grew up in North Dakota, the Midwest and Arizona...
“ Bast. ” - hyannah77-1
 
8.
Julia Roberts
Actress, Notting Hill
Julia Fiona Roberts never dreamed she would become the most popular actress in America. She was born in Smyrna, Georgia, to Betty Lou (Bredemus) and Walter Grady Roberts, one-time actors and playwrights, and is of English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent. As a child, due to her love of animals...
“ Kvothe's mother. ” - hyannah77-1
 
9.
George Clooney
Actor, Gravity
George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney, a former anchorman and game show host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney). He has Irish, English, and German ancestry. Clooney spent most of this youth in Ohio and Kentucky...
“ Kvothe's father. He and Julia Roberts are such a great pair. ” - hyannah77-1
 
10.
Jean Reno
Jean Reno was born Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jiménez in Casablanca, Morocco, to Spanish parents (from Andalucía) who moved to North Africa to seek work. His father was a linotypist. Reno settled in France at 17. He began studying drama and has credits in French television and theater as well as films. His first two marriages both ended in divorce...
“ Ben Abenthy. ” - hyannah77-1
 
11.
Alexia Fast
Actress, Jack Reacher
Originally from Vancouver Canada and bilingual in French, Alexia first took an interest in acting at the early age of seven when she wrote, directed and starred in a short film entitled The Red Bridge. At 11 years old, Alexia booked her very first feature film role opposite Carrie Anne Moss. Fido premiered at the Toronto Film Festival and Sundance...
“ My perfect Denna. She's a fantastic actress and she's gorgeous! ” - hyannah77-1
 
12.
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...
“ My other choice for Denna. She's got that ethereal beauty, and she's such a talented actress. ” - hyannah77-1
 
13.
“ Simmon.
He does the likable nice-guy so well. ” - hyannah77-1
 
14.
Michael B. Jordan
Actor, Creed
Michael B. Jordan, middle of three children, was born in Santa Ana, California and raised in Newark, New Jersey by Donna (Davis), and Michael A. Jordan. His middle name Bakari means "noble promise" in Swahili. Jordan has starred in three of the most critically acclaimed television dramas of the past decade...
“ Wilem ” - hyannah77-1
 
15.
“ Mola ” - hyannah77-1
 
16.
Jessica Lucas
Actress, Cloverfield
Jessica Lucas (born September 24, 1985[1]) is a Canadian actress and singer. She is known for her roles in television, such as Edgemont, Melrose Place, and Cult, and in the films The Covenant, Cloverfield and the 2013 Evil Dead. She also starred in the music video for Coldplay's 2014 single "True Love"...
“ Fela ” - hyannah77-1
 
17.
Adam Bitterman
Adam has been acting since age 5. He studied with such luminaries as Byrne and Joyce Piven (who calls him one of their "shining lights"), Stella Adler, David Mamet and William H. Macy. Adam moved West from Chicago in 1997. While taking his shots at Film and Television, he frequently appears on stage in Los Angeles...
“ Manet. ” - hyannah77-1
 
18.
Amy Acker
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas where she graduated Lake Highlands High School, Amy Acker is the oldest of four children; she has two sisters and one brother. An acting major at Southern Methodist University, Amy acted in several college theater productions. She appeared in various roles during the fantasy segments for the popular award-winning children's TV series Wishbone...
“ Auri. Amy Acker just does crazy so well! ” - hyannah77-1
 
19.
Hannah Murray
Hannah Murray was born in Bristol, England in 1989. Murray's father is a University professor and her mother is a research technician in the same field. When she was a teenager she began taking drama lessons, and she fell for acting. At the age of 16, Hannah Murray decided to pursue acting and she auditioned for Skins...
“ My other pick for Auri. She does crazy almost as well as Amy Acker, and she's closer to the age and look that I imagine. ” - hyannah77-1
 
20.
Christina Hendricks
Actress, Mad Men
Christina Rene Hendricks was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, and grew up in Twin Falls, Idaho. Her father, Robert, originally from England, worked for the U.S. Forest Service, while her mother, Jackie Sue (Raymond), was a psychologist. At the age of 13 her father transferred to the Forest Service Washington...
“ Devi.

Who else could play that fiery redhead? If you've seen her in Firefly you know what I'm taking about. Seeing her in Mad Men made me want to cast her as Losine too. ” - hyannah77-1
 
21.
Kristen Bell
Actress, Frozen
Kristen Anne Bell (born 1980) is an American actress and singer. She was born and raised in Huntington Woods, Michigan, and is the daughter of Lorelei (Frygier), a nurse, and Tom Bell, a television news director. Her ancestry is Polish (mother) and German, English, Irish, and Scottish (father). Kristen found her talent in entertainment at an early age...
“ A lot of people have pointed out that Christina Hendricks is a bit older than Devi is supposed to be (though I still think she'd be great). I think Kristen Bell would also do an amazing job. ” - hyannah77-1
 
22.
Grant Gustin
Actor, The Flash
Thomas Grant Gustin (born January 14, 1990), better known as Grant Gustin, is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles as Barry Allen / Flash on the CW series The Flash and as Sebastian Smythe on the Fox series Glee. Gustin was born in Norfolk, Virginia. He is the son of Dr. Tina Haney...
“ Ambrose Jackis.
Grant does cocky a-hole so well! ” - hyannah77-1
 
23.
Anthony Head
Anthony Stewart Head was born on February 20, 1954 in Camden Town, north London, England. He grew up in Hampton, near Richmond upon Thames in London. He's the youngest son of his parents, Seafield Head (a documentary filmmaker) and Helen Shingler (an actress). He is the younger brother of musical...
“ Chancellor Herma ” - hyannah77-1
 
24.
Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood. He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, to Betty Sue (Wells), who worked as a waitress, and John Christopher Depp, a civil engineer. Depp was raised in Florida. He dropped out of school when he was 15...
“ Elodin.
Genius toeing the line between a little insane and completely out of touch? Yeah. Johnny Depp. ” - hyannah77-1
 
25.
Kyle Secor
Kyle is the youngest of three sons. His father was a salesman for Beechnut. He was avid basketball player in school, but his dreams of athletics and an Air Force career were ended because of extreme near-sightedness. After seeing a performance of "Hello Dolly," he immediately decided that he wanted to become an actor...
“ Elxa Dal
Most of the time, when Kvothe talks about Elxa Dal, Kyle Secor is basically who I picture. When he talks about him as looking like a villain in a play, I imagine Aidan Gillen, styled as he is in Game of Thrones. ” - hyannah77-1
 
26.
Aidan Gillen
Aidan Gillen is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series Game of Thrones, CIA operative Bill Wilson in The Dark Knight Rises, Stuart Alan Jones in the Channel 4 series Queer as Folk, John Boy in the RTÉ Television series Love/Hate, and Tommy Carcetti in the HBO series The Wire...
“ Alternate Elxa Dal
Most of the time, when Kvothe talks about Elxa Dal, Kyle Secor is basically who I picture. When he talks about him as looking like a villain in a play, I imagine Aidan Gillen, styled as he is in Game of Thrones. ” - hyannah77-1
 
27.
Anthony Heald
Anthony Heald was born Philip Anthony Mair Heald on August 25, 1944, in New Rochelle, New York. He graduated from Massapequa High School on Long Island, New York, in 1962, and from Michigan State University in 1971. He currently resides in Ashland, Oregon, where he was a member of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival acting company for the 1997, '98 and '99 seasons...
“ Hemme. ” - hyannah77-1
 
28.
Tim Curry
Timothy James Curry was born on April 19, 1946 in Grappenhall, Cheshire, England. His mother, Maura Patricia (Langmead), was a school secretary, and his father, James Curry, was a Methodist Royal Navy chaplain. Curry studied Drama and English at Birmingham University, from which he graduated with Combined Honors...
“ Haliax ” - hyannah77-1
 
29.
Christopher Walken
Nervous-looking lead and supporting actor of the American stage and films, with sandy colored hair, pale complexion and a somewhat nervous disposition. He won an Oscar as Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Deer Hunter, and has been seen in mostly supporting roles, often portraying psychologically unstable characters...
“ Cinder. He does that eerie voice so well. ” - hyannah77-1
 
30.
Willem Dafoe
Actor, Spider-Man
Willem Dafoe was born in Appleton, Wisconsin, to Muriel Isabel (Sprissler), a nurse, and Dr. William Alfred Dafoe, a surgeon. He is of German, French, English, Irish, and Scottish descent. In 1979, Dafoe was given a small role in Michael Cimino's Heaven's Gate from which he was fired. His first feature role came shortly after in Kathryn Bigelow's The Loveless...
“ Cinder

Alexander Sartus Nall suggested Willem Dafoe as Cinder, and I think he'd be absolutely amazing. Now I'll never picture anyone else. ” - hyannah77-1
 
31.
Robert Carlyle
Robert Carlyle was born in Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland, to Elizabeth, a bus company employee, and Joseph Carlyle, a painter and decorator. He was raised by his father after his mother left him when he was four. At the age of 21, after reading Arthur Miller's "The Crucible," he enrolled in acting classes at the Glasgow Arts Centre...
“ The Cthaeth.
If you've seen him in Once Upon a Time, you can probably imagine him as the Cthaeth pretty easily. ” - hyannah77-1
 
32.
Aria Pullman
Actress, Jersey Boys
Born in Marietta, GA, and raised in Upstate New York, Aria Pullman began her career in commercial and theatrical acting. Pullman has since gone on to appear in television shows such as Lucifer, Rescue Me, Once Upon A Time, Life, Jane The Virgin, Revenge, CSI: Miami, All My Children and Girl Meets World plus appearances in films Jersey Boys, One Last Thing, The Hoax and HellRide...
“ Felurian. ” - hyannah77-1
 
33.
Daniel Day-Lewis
Born in London, England, Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is the second child of Cecil Day-Lewis (aka Nicholas Blake) (Poet Laureate of England) and his second wife, Jill Balcon. His maternal grandfather was Sir Michael Balcon, an important figure in the history of British cinema and head of the famous Ealing Studios...
“ Bredon. He's exactly what I pictured when Patrick Rothfuss was describing him. ” - hyannah77-1
 
34.
Gary Oldman
Gary Oldman is a talented British born movie actor who played Sid Vicious in Sid & Nancy, Drexl in True Romance, and George Smiley in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. He starred in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and the remake of RoboCop. He is also an English filmmaker, musician and author. Renowned for his "big" acting style...
“ Maer Alveron. ” - hyannah77-1
 
35.
Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche was born in Paris, France, to Monique Yvette Stalens, a director, teacher, and actress, and Jean-Marie Binoche, a sculptor, director, and actor. Her mother was born in Czestochowa, Poland, of French, Walloon Belgian, and Polish descent, while her father is French. Juliette was only 23 when she first attracted the attention of international film critics with The Unbearable Lightness of Being...
“ Meluan Lackless.
She and Julia Roberts look similar to me ” - hyannah77-1
 
36.
Gwendoline Christie
Gwendoline Christie was born in Worthing, West Sussex, England and trained in dance and gymnastics as a child. She graduated from Drama Centre London with a First Class BA (Hons) in 2005 and her first job was with Declan Donellan in 'Great Expectations' at the Royal Shakespeare Company that autumn. She then went on to work in regional theatre...
“ Hespe ” - hyannah77-1
 
37.
“ Carcaret ” - hyannah77-1
 
38.
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson was born in New York City. Her mother, Melanie Sloan, is from a Jewish family from the Bronx, and her father, Karsten Johansson, is a Danish-born architect, from Copenhagen. She has a sister, Vanessa Johansson, who is also an actress, a brother, Adrian, a twin brother, Hunter Johansson...
“ Penthe ” - hyannah77-1
 
39.
Carrie Fisher
Carrie Frances Fisher was born on October 21, 1956 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, to singers/actors Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. She was an actress and writer, and is known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (aka Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi. Fisher is also known for her book...
“ Shehyn. ” - hyannah77-1
 
40.
Uma Thurman
Actress, Pulp Fiction
Uma Karuna Thurman was born in Boston, Massachusetts, into a highly unorthodox and Eurocentric family. She is the daughter of Nena Thurman (née Birgitte Caroline von Schlebrügge), a fashion model and socialite who now runs a mountain retreat, and of Robert Thurman (Robert Alexander Farrar Thurman)...
“ Vashet ” - hyannah77-1
 
41.
Peyton Roney
Actress, Bones
“ Celean. ” - hyannah77-1
 
42.
Michael Harney
Actor, Soy Nero
Michael J. Harney born in the Bronx, New York went on to intensive study with legendary acting teachers William Esper and Phil Gushee , both of whom studied and taught with Sanford Meisner for many years at The Neighborhood Playhouse School Of The Theater. After studying acting for 7 years he went on to run The Michael Harney Acting Studio in New York City for 8 years...
“ Old Cob. ” - hyannah77-1
 
43.
“ Other choice for Old Cob. ” - hyannah77-1