Who would do Emma Frost justice, in the xmen movies?

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#1 Posted by stevenJKPower (15 posts) - - Show Bio

Does everyone remember the Emma Frost in the new X-men movie? Like.. come on WTH? She gets in one fighting scene, and not even fully touching basis of her full power. To top it off the actress just sucked. And I mean sucked it big time.

I personally think Nicolette Sheridan, would be a perfect Emma Frost. Her accent and the ability to be sarcastically funny, has been realized in the desperate housewives movies IMO.

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#2 Posted by blazinasian112 (1061 posts) - - Show Bio

IMO....if going for the young Emma look, Kayla Kross

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#3 Posted by Jubilantlad (348 posts) - - Show Bio

@stevenJKPower: If she were to appear in X-Men 4 or 5, they could actually used Sheridan. Timewise it would be somewhat plausible. And agreed, she would be a better Emma Frost than January Jones.

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#4 Posted by Mercy_ (94489 posts) - - Show Bio
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#5 Posted by jrock85 (2882 posts) - - Show Bio

@The Dark Huntress said:

Charlize Theron.

She's not busty enough.

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#6 Posted by Mercy_ (94489 posts) - - Show Bio

@jrock85 said:

@The Dark Huntress said:

Charlize Theron.

She's not busty enough.

Acting ability > having the right chest size, IMO.

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#7 Posted by jrock85 (2882 posts) - - Show Bio

@The Dark Huntress:

Fair enough.

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#8 Posted by Duchess (6077 posts) - - Show Bio

Nicole Kidman.

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#9 Posted by Thirteen13 (421 posts) - - Show Bio

Although she might be a little too curvaceous to play Emma I think Scarlett Johansson... 

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#10 Posted by Mega_spidey01 (3080 posts) - - Show Bio

my girl alice eve from the movie she's out of my league.

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#11 Posted by GREGalicious (601 posts) - - Show Bio

I didnt see the problem with January Jones' portrayal of EMMA. She was bitchy, cold, and slightly condescending...perfectly Emma.

Writers just need to give her more to do and she needs to grow into the role a little...show more of her manipulating persona.

I love her in MAD MEN so maybe I was just already used to her.

Other than her, Charlize Theron wouldve been perfect.

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#12 Posted by stevenJKPower (15 posts) - - Show Bio

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#13 Posted by Iamlovewithin500 (1039 posts) - - Show Bio
@Thirteen13 said:
Although she might be a little too curvaceous to play Emma I think Scarlett Johansson... 
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LOL Honey she's already Black Widow,and besides she's too natural looking,she has natural Beauty..We need someone more "plastic" Barbie Esque
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#14 Posted by blazinasian112 (1061 posts) - - Show Bio
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My vote.

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#15 Edited by poisonfleur (3881 posts) - - Show Bio

Candice Hillebrand could do the part some royal just.

Another very random actress who could play Emma would be Victoria Beckham. British Accent, arrogant, sexy, both have bleach blonde hair and a breast implants, and Victoria looks more like Emma than January Jones.

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#16 Posted by Iamlovewithin500 (1039 posts) - - Show Bio
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My vote.

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#17 Posted by Arevish (305 posts) - - Show Bio

Scarlet "black Widow" Johansson, Christina Aguilera (bad accent xD) Pamela anderson

and for a young emma, Dianna Agron xD

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#18 Posted by HexThis (1135 posts) - - Show Bio

I think we should give January Jones another shot. It's not entirely her fault Emma didn't go over all that well with some people, her dialogue was actually quite plain. She was more of a plot device, we never got any sort of indication of what her motives were. I think they need to play to Emma's wit and disinterest more than her sex appeal, what makes her sexy is that she has no qualms about being as brazen and honest and as brutal as possible.

Not to mention, the alternatives presented aren't very much better. Who even is that chick in the side-by-side with the Emma picture? On looks alone I don't think Emma would pluck her eyebrows to the point where she'd have to draw them in or wear metallic eyeshadow with...lip liner.

As for the rest, Alice Eve or Nicolette Sheridan are contenders. But still, it's sort of like how every Jean Grey thread is just every ginger in Hollywood. I predict many other big-racked, blonde actresses for this thread. Elisha Cuthbert? Anyone mention her yet? People always fit her for every role, drives me nuts.

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#19 Posted by cattlebattle (15617 posts) - - Show Bio
@HexThis said:

I think we should give January Jones another shot. It's not entirely her fault Emma didn't go over all that well with some people, her dialogue was actually quite plain. She was more of a plot device, we never got any sort of indication of what her motives were. I think they need to play to Emma's wit and disinterest more than her sex appeal, what makes her sexy is that she has no qualms about being as brazen and honest and as brutal as possible.

Not to mention, the alternatives presented aren't very much better. Who even is that chick in the side-by-side with the Emma picture? On looks alone I don't think Emma would pluck her eyebrows to the point where she'd have to draw them in or wear metallic eyeshadow with...lip liner.

As for the rest, Alice Eve or Nicolette Sheridan are contenders. But still, it's sort of like how every Jean Grey thread is just every ginger in Hollywood. I predict many other big-racked, blonde actresses for this thread. Elisha Cuthbert? Anyone mention her yet? People always fit her for every role, drives me nuts.

I agree, January Jones was a solid choice for the role, The best casting is usually when its someone who would be your absolute last pick for the role...like Kevin Bacon as Sebastian Shaw (who saw that coming). I found Januarys lack of presence in the role to be great...like she was cold or distant, I have no idea if she did that on purpose though
 
I guess an alternate choice for me would been Natasha Henstridge, or Imogen Bailey
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Karelea Mazzola

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#22 Edited by Yung ANcient One (5259 posts) - - Show Bio

I swear I was thinking about this today in class (yeah it was boring for me.)

I was thinking that Jennifer Lawrence should have been Emma Frost and not Mystique. IMHO

However, I say Emma Watson should be the next Emma Frost when she's older. Just in time for a Marvel reboot or something.

IMO....if going for the young Emma look, Kayla Kross

As my primo would say, "que lastima que sea puta."

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#23 Posted by Squares (8661 posts) - - Show Bio

Elisha Cuthbert.

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#24 Posted by Mercy_ (94489 posts) - - Show Bio

Charlize Theron

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#25 Posted by Wolverine008 (50725 posts) - - Show Bio
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#26 Posted by Mega_spidey01 (3080 posts) - - Show Bio

Karelea Mazzolais freaking hot ! i vote for her now.

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#28 Posted by Eeshaan1685 (3517 posts) - - Show Bio

Nikki Benz

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#29 Edited by Ryagan (5229 posts) - - Show Bio

Alice Eve. She was originally cast in X-Men: First Class, but was later replaced with January Jones. January Jones may be ridiculously hot, but she couldn't act to save her life. Katee Sackoff would also be a good choice, although recent reports claim she is involved in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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#30 Posted by Ryagan (5229 posts) - - Show Bio

Nikki Benz

Heh, we don't necessarily need a porn star to play Emma Frost. We just need a girl with a seductive, snobby personality.

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#31 Posted by TheFirstLantern (1548 posts) - - Show Bio

my girl alice eve from the movie she's out of my league.

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#32 Posted by HAWK2916 (3459 posts) - - Show Bio

Alice Eve, Emily Vancamp, Yvonne Strahovski, or Rosamund Pike would be my choices

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