Four Actors Rumored For Doctor Doom In Fantastic Four; None Of The Female
Four actors are said to be finalists to play Doctor Doom in the Fantastic Four movie, and none are female.
A previous rumor surrounding Fantastic Four suggested that director Josh Trank might be going with a female version of the classic FF villain, but that appears not to be the case.
The Wrap reports Sam Riley, Eddie Redmayne, Toby Kebbell and Domhnall Gleeson are up for the role of Doctor Doom.
The report mentions that it's unclear of the status of Jack Huston, who was previously said to be up for the role of Doom.
Sam Riley is known for the upcoming movie Maleficent; Eddie Redmayne had roles in Les Miserables and the upcoming Jupiter Ascending; Toby Kebbell is known for The Escape Artist TV series and has a role in the upcoming Dawn of the Planet of the Apes movie (also from Fox); Domhnall Gleeson played Bill Weasley in the Harry Potter movies.
Fantastic Four has a June 19, 2015 release starring Miles Teller as Reed Richards, Michael B. Jordan as Johnny Storm, Kata Mara as Sue Storm and Jamie Bell as Ben grimm.