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Old December 29 2013, 01:04 AM   #1
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Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

I just found out that the character of Michael Eddingotn was played by the same actor who plays Prince Colwyn in the film Krull. I would never have connected those two as being the same perosn they look so different my mind is totally blown and a little freaked out
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Old December 29 2013, 01:15 AM   #2
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

Baldist.
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Old December 29 2013, 01:26 AM   #3
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

I remember Krull mostly for the arcade game as opposed to the film.
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Old December 29 2013, 02:05 AM   #4
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

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Baldist.
But one of my best friends is bald...granted the early male pattern baldness that he inherited form his father hasnt taken full effect yet but its only a couple years at most before the remaining pitiful stubble that decorates his scalp completely disappears and I am so glad he isnt a member of this forum :P

Seriously though I think its the beard he has in Krull rather than his lack of hair on DS9 that confuses me. And I just remembered he also has a riduculous amount of chest hair in Krull.
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Old December 29 2013, 02:12 AM   #5
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

He was also in a Marco Polo miniseries that had Leonard Nimoy in it as well.
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Old December 31 2013, 12:46 AM   #6
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

Now that i know about this i cant stop thinking how wonderfully ironic it is that Eddington was romantic at heart and wanted to be a dashing hero who leads his band of followers to victory against the bad guys and to live happily with the fair maiden and in Krull he is that guy.
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Old December 31 2013, 01:36 AM   #7
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

Listen to the commentary track from Krull- Marshall says an agent gave him the same advice Sean Connery received early in his career- invest in a really good hairpiece.
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Old January 5 2014, 07:07 AM   #8
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Re: Eddington was the lead guy in Krull???

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Baldist.
...And I just remembered he also has a riduculous amount of chest hair in Krull.
Define ridiculous. He's not very hairy.
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Old January 10 2014, 02:17 PM   #9
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...And I just remembered he also has a riduculous amount of chest hair in Krull.
Define ridiculous. He's not very hairy.
I think that depends on personal experience/opinion.

So far in my life most of the topless men i have seen both in real life and in tv/film have had little to no chest hair. So going by my experience he looks like he has a ridiculous amount of chest hair. Doubtless there are many men out there both in real life and on tv/film that are more hairy and would put his 'ridiculous amount fo chest hair' to shame but i havent seen them or have seen very little of them.
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Old January 10 2014, 06:58 PM   #10
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A lot of them shaved their chests.
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Old January 10 2014, 07:24 PM   #11
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Listen to the commentary track from Krull- Marshall says an agent gave him the same advice Sean Connery received early in his career- invest in a really good hairpiece.
Does Marshall mention what he is doing now? He has no acting credits since 2003.
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Old January 12 2014, 12:48 AM   #12
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^ His IMDB bio mentions theater credits - that's probably what he's doing now.
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Old January 12 2014, 03:11 AM   #13
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Listen to the commentary track from Krull- Marshall says an agent gave him the same advice Sean Connery received early in his career- invest in a really good hairpiece.
Does Marshall mention what he is doing now? He has no acting credits since 2003.
The dvd and commentary were done some years ago but I believe he's mostly a theatre guy with only occasional TV and film appearances. His big moment seems to be the Marco Polo miniseries and Krull in the early '80s.
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Old January 12 2014, 03:30 AM   #14
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...And I just remembered he also has a riduculous amount of chest hair in Krull.
Define ridiculous. He's not very hairy.
I think that depends on personal experience/opinion.

So far in my life most of the topless men i have seen both in real life and in tv/film have had little to no chest hair. So going by my experience he looks like he has a ridiculous amount of chest hair. Doubtless there are many men out there both in real life and on tv/film that are more hairy and would put his 'ridiculous amount fo chest hair' to shame but i havent seen them or have seen very little of them.
Shirtless in Marco Polo. Not very hairy.
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