Snake? Snake!? Snaaaaake!
Oscar Isaac wants to play Solid Snake in the Metal Gear Solid movie, and he wants the world to know.
While talking to IGN about Netflix’s Triple Frontier, which stars Isaac, Pedro Pascal, Ben Affleck, Garrett Hedlund and Charlie Hunnam, Isacc revealed that he would love to play the game’s main character.
“I’m throwing my hat in for that one.”
Kong: Skull Island direcotr, Jordan Vogt-Roberts who is currently attached to the movie as the director has recently responded to Isaac’s interest using one of BossLogic’s infamous posters which featured Oscar Isaac as Snake back in August. Here is what the director had to say on Twitter.
To everyone asking how I feel about Oscar Isaac saying he wants to be Solid Snake.
The full process required to cast an icon hasn’t even started, but..
Ask @Bosslogic where the idea for his brilliant mock up came from.
The ball’s in Oscar’s court. pic.twitter.com/DKM1gw0Oc2
— Jordan Vogt-Roberts (@VogtRoberts) March 4, 2019
So will we see Oscar Isaac as Snake? who knows, but it seems like this interview and BossLogic’s brilliant work has helped to get the ball rolling.
In an interview, Jordan Vogt-Roberts said that he wants his adaptation to appeal “to the hardcore” fans of the series that launched back in 1998, while also making a “general audience fall in love with it”.
Do you think Oscar Isaac has what it takes to play Solid Snake? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
James Lister is a University student in the UK, currently undertaking his Masters degree in Media & Communication. He has a strong passion for everything Marvel, DC, Star Wars, and Anime related.