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Oscar Isaac Would Like to Star as Solid Snake in the Upcoming Metal Gear Solid Movie and It Looks Like He Has Good Chances

Mar 4, 2019 08:19 EST
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Oscar Isaac, the renown Guatemalan actor, is eager to be considered for the role of Solid Snake in the upcoming Metal Gear Solid movie. He said as much in a roundtable interview with IGN about Triple Frontier, the movie due next week on Netflix where he stars alongside high-caliber colleagues such as Ben Affleck, Charlie Hunnam and Pedro Pascal.

Metal Gear Solid, that's the one. I'm throwing my hat in for that one. With the video game thing, I think the trick will be how do you replicate the feeling of what it feels like to play a video game. I think where it goes wrong often is with the plots.

It seems like his chances are favorable. Jordan Vogt-Roberts (director of the Metal Gear Solid movie as well as Kong: Skull Island) revealed that while the casting process has yet to begin, he was the one who commissioned a mockup of Oscar Isaac as Solid Snake some time ago. He then said that the ball is now in the actor's court.

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We'll see whether he actually lands the part or not. There's no word yet on when we can expect the Metal Gear Solid movie, but last Summer director Jordan Vogt-Roberts told IGN the script had been completed and was kick-ass, at least in his opinion.

We actually just turned in the script and I think it's one of the best scripts I've ever read. It's one of the coolest, weirdest, most Kojima things. Even being involved with it, I look at it as someone who was, like, I would make the hell out of this movie. But if I wasn't involved in it, then I would still look at that script and be like holy s***!

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