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    Actresses/Models to play BG RMs in MY Dune movies!

    Postby halcyo » 14 Feb 2010 16:50

    Totally random, but I was watchin' a bunch of movies this past week and I saw a few actresses that instantly made me think 'Bene Gesserit Reverend Mothers'.... with a current 'girlfriend' thrown into the mix just for shits and giggles...

    Claire Forlani:
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    This girl Amber I've been seein' a bit of. She's a model/aspiring actress :roll: and this picture makes me think she might pull it off!:
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    And the ULTIMATE Reverend Mother- one that can mix beauty with a feeling of stature, power, intelligence and cold calculation-

    Cate Blanchett (We can use the the sexy chick next to her for somethin' too :mrgreen: ):
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    Postby Eyes High » 14 Feb 2010 17:40

    Amber is very lovely.

    btw, nice idea for a thread. Come on guys and gals, I know we have our own thoughts as to how a "BG" might look....
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    Postby TheDukester » 14 Feb 2010 18:32

    Hats ... lots of hats.
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    Postby SadisticCynic » 14 Feb 2010 19:12

    TheDukester wrote:Hats ... lots of hats.


    Sith robes too.
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    Postby Tleszer » 14 Feb 2010 19:16

    TheDukester wrote:Hats ... lots of hats.

    I concur.
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    Re: Actresses/Models to play BG RMs in MY Dune movies!

    Postby halcyo » 14 Feb 2010 19:22

    Where in the hell did Lynch come up with the idea of having them all be hideous and bald!? Seems like a movie wouldn't miss any chance to have beautiful women every chance it gets. I mean clearly many of the BG are very 'well bred', ya know?
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    Postby SandChigger » 14 Feb 2010 22:02

    Cate ... yummmmm! :)
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    Postby reverendmotherQ. » 14 Feb 2010 22:06

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    Postby Tleszer » 14 Feb 2010 22:11

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    Postby TheDukester » 14 Feb 2010 22:27

    Wow ... who or what is a Karina Lombard ... and why am I not single? Me-OW!
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    Postby reverendmotherQ. » 14 Feb 2010 22:30

    Isn't that just Conan O'Brien with blond hair?

    No! lol, silly goose, she played the archangel in Constantine and the witch in the new Narnia.

    TheDukester wrote:Wow ... who or what is a Karina Lombard ... and why am I not single? Me-OW!

    She plays Marina on showtime's The L Word. I know, she is fINE!
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    Postby Omphalos » 15 Feb 2010 01:55

    Ug! Cannot stand Tilda Swinton. Get that thing off my screen.
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    Postby halcyo » 15 Feb 2010 02:46

    Omphalos wrote:Ug! Cannot stand Tilda Swinton. Get that thing off my screen.


    I'm not attracted to her, but she might be able to play one of the bitchy RMs....
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    Postby halcyo » 15 Feb 2010 02:49

    Laetitia Casta as Lucilla!?
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    Postby Seraphan » 15 Feb 2010 10:02

    What about Tricia Helfer as Odrade?
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    Postby reverendmotherQ. » 15 Feb 2010 13:07

    Seraphan wrote:What about Tricia Helfer as Odrade?

    Tricia Helfer is welcome to play whoever she wants as long as she makes it on my screen. ;)
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    Postby SandRider » 15 Feb 2010 14:51

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    Postby reverendmotherQ. » 15 Feb 2010 15:38

    SandRider wrote:Uma Thurman

    Her too.
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    Postby inhuien » 16 Feb 2010 06:36

    reverendmotherQ. wrote:
    SandRider wrote:Uma Thurman

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    Postby SandRider » 16 Feb 2010 21:58

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    Postby inhuien » 17 Feb 2010 06:21

    She'd make a cool Honoured Matre though.

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    Postby lotek » 17 Feb 2010 07:25

    reverendmotherQ. wrote:
    Seraphan wrote:What about Tricia Helfer as Odrade?

    Tricia Helfer is welcome to play whoever she wants as long as she makes it on my screen. ;)


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    Postby halcyo » 17 Feb 2010 10:41

    I think Tricia Helfer is definitely worthy to play a RM, but too 'waifish' to play Odrade. Aren't Odrade and Lucilla described as really bodacious, curvier women?
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    Postby MrFlibble » 17 Feb 2010 13:37

    halcyo wrote:Aren't Odrade and Lucilla described as really bodacious, curvier women?

    Actually, IIRC Odrade is described as "willowy" somewhere. And not very young, too.
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    Postby halcyo » 17 Feb 2010 14:39

    MrFlibble wrote:
    halcyo wrote:Aren't Odrade and Lucilla described as really bodacious, curvier women?

    Actually, IIRC Odrade is described as "willowy" somewhere. And not very young, too.


    You're right. Just got started reading Heretics again today. Odrade and Lucilla look very similar, except one is skinny and one is curvier it seems :mrgreen: ...
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