James Earl Jones

Re: James Earl Jones

Postby kumarileopard » December 1st, 2010, 3:32 am

Remember "Coming to America"? Where he played the King and Madge Sinclair played the queen? Well...If James Earl Jones had gotten his way...Sinclair would be the Queen and he would have been Cleo McDowell:

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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby Flip_FTW » December 3rd, 2010, 10:11 pm

^ LoL show business is a strange world :).
Interesting find though, I hadn't even heard of the film before that though :/
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby simba86 » December 9th, 2010, 11:08 pm

he has the best voice ever!
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby DGFone » March 17th, 2011, 7:24 am

I'm kind of surprised that I didn't see it mentioned here yet, but he acted really well in Command and Conquer: Tiberian Sun. His character there, General James Solomon http://cnc.wikia.com/wiki/James_Solomon actually has many parallels with Mufasa.

You kind of see a warm gentle giant in one short clip in the intro when he says "good to see you again, Mac". But for the rest of the game, you get the kind of person you would expect someone like Mufasa to be in a war: No nonsense, get to the point, get the job done. The way he wasn't intimidated by Kane 'coming back from the dead' was just awesome on all counts. I have a blast whenever he appears on the screen. Even in the "bad guys" Nod campaign.

General Solomon = Mufasa.

James Earl Jones = Made of pure Awesomeness
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby AdAstrα » March 17th, 2011, 8:43 am

I adore his voice so much. He sure is awesome.
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby Rilliane » March 17th, 2011, 10:22 am

Awesome guy. He did great voicing in Mufasa. Awesome job
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby AdAstrα » March 17th, 2011, 10:24 am

I really don't think anyone could have done it better tbh. His voice is just perfect :)
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby Rilliane » March 17th, 2011, 12:58 pm

Yeah. I love his voice. Perfect for a character like Mufasa
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby AdAstrα » March 17th, 2011, 4:34 pm

Indeed :)
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Re: James Earl Jones

Postby PrincessKiara » March 27th, 2011, 4:01 pm

I remember him and Madge Sinclair in that movie (Coming to America) it`s funny how they played King and Queen in to movies.
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