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Michael John Douglas | Michael Douglas
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[2011, on Night Shift
(1982)] The character I invented was a combination of some people I knew and some things I made up, and afterward there [were other projects and offers] that would have meant trying to repeat that over and over, to be the "glib young man", whatever that is, but that held no interest for me. I literally thought the idea of all this, when you do it for a living, is to play a ...
He was originally to play the role of Dr. Jack Shephard on the television series Lost
(2004), with the understanding that the character would be killed off early on in the series. Keaton later had to walk away from the role when the creators decided not to kill off the doctor. Matthew Fox
ended up playing the character.