MATTHEW PERRY CAST HIMSELF IN THE WRONG PART

As soon as we heard about Matthew Perry producing and reviving an updated version of The Odd Couple TV series, we thought he’d be perfect as the persnickety Felix Unger. But oddly enough, in perhaps what might be a rush of misplaced masculinity, Matthew cast himself as the sloppy sportswriter Oscar Madison. Shouldn’t that role be played by someone more like his former Friends costar Matt Le Blanc? (It might be even more fun if Matthew Perry’s character Felix was gay.) Casting isn’t the only challenge here. The original writer Neil Simon wrote brilliant dialog and it won’t be easy to come anywhere near the quality of his work.

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Posted by Janet on December 15, 2013

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  1. By mister baja
    On December 15, 2013 at

    ‘Humor’ isn’t in him.

  2. By pitbulllover
    On December 15, 2013 at

    this is a stupid idea.

  3. By CoCo
    On December 16, 2013 at

    I can see him playing this part. He IZS an actor, after all.

  4. By susieserb
    On December 16, 2013 at

    He can do it

  5. By Paula
    On December 16, 2013 at

    Nah!

  6. By Becca
    On December 16, 2013 at

    No, Felix should never be gay as it will ruin the chemistry of the roommates!

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    On December 16, 2013 at

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  8. […] Matthew Perry (“Friends”) vai encarnar Oscar no remake de “The Odd Couple”; […]

  9. By JoeyR
    On December 17, 2013 at

    STOP IT IN ITS TRACKS……….GO NO FURTHER YOU WILL RUIN IT!!!!!

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