The Dwight McCarthy mystery is officially over. Though the renegade photographer was played by Clive Owen in the first “Sin City,” the upcoming sequel features the character with a new likeness, thanks to Josh Brolin. If you weren’t convinced that Brolin was the right choice to take over the Dwight role, look no further than two photos Robert Rodriguez posted on his Twitter account over the weekend; it should be all the convincing you need.
Here’s Rodriguez directing Brolin; how the actor is able to maintain such a badass demeanor with almost nothing physical to react to is beyond my comprehension, and precisely why he’s a paid Hollywood star and I’m just a dude with a blog.
Below, you can see what the finished product of the scene will look like:
“Sin City: A Dame To Kill For” drives into theaters on October 4, 2013.
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