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Try Walking In My Shoes - We Examine Recasting From Batman To Bond
David Bax , May 27th, 2009 09:12

All change! All change! David Bax of Battleship Pretension examines some roles that are bigger than any one actor.



No jokes to be made here. Richard Harris was nearly iconic in the first two Harry Potter films as the kindly and mysterious old headmaster, and the series took a mighty blow when he died. It might not have recovered had Michael Gambon not stepped in, making the role his own but keeping it unquestionably Dumbledore.