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Metal Gear Solid Creator Wants The Old Guard Star as Solid Snake in Upcoming Movie

Metal Gear Solid Creator Wants The Old Guard Star as Solid Snake in Upcoming Movie

Who knows if we'll ever see the movie adaptation of the popular Metal Gear Solid video game franchise finally get made, but creator Hideo Kojima already has Luca Marinelli in mind if the long-awaited project comes to fruition. Since the very first Metal Gear game, which was originally released in Japan in 1987 before later becoming a big hit internationally on the Nes, the Solid Snake character has served as the primary protagonist of the series. The 1998 sequel Metal Gear Solid gave him a unique look and voice, further expanding his personality as well with some clear inspiration from Kurt Russell's Snake Plissken from Escape from New York.

As Russell is more suited to play roles like Santa Claus these days, he's probably not the best person to call for the Metal Gear Solid movie that's reportedly in the works at Sony Pictures. Because no casting announcements have been made for the planned adaptation,

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