Capcom Reveals Street Fighter Movie Cast

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Capcom today revealed several cast members for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of its popular Street Fighter franchise, confirming previous reports as well as unveiling some new faces.

Michael Clark Duncan (pictured left) will be joining the cast as the rough-and-tumble boxer Balrog. Duncan's resume includes Sin City, Daredevil, The Green Mile and numerous other credits.

Additionally, Chris Klein (Election, American Pie) has been tapped to play Charlie Nash, and the Black Eyed Peas' Taboo will take up the role of Vega. Neal McDonough (The Hitcher, Flags of Our Fathers) will star as M. Bison. They join Smallville's Kristin Kreuk, who will play Chun Li.

While Capcom did not confirm whether Doom director Andrzej Bartkowiak would be helming the project, the company did state that Street Fighter is scheduled for a worldwide 2009 release.

From The Chatty
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    March 19, 2008 11:54 AM

    This is gonna be massive fail on epic proportions just like the Van Damme version.

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      March 19, 2008 12:09 PM

      The Van Damme version was amazing.

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        March 19, 2008 12:12 PM

        agreed. its so bad its awesome

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        March 19, 2008 11:42 PM

        Honestly, that speech he gave to the troops was the best acting he's ever done.

        Which is not saying much...

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      March 19, 2008 12:23 PM

      I don't think the cast is doing huge amounts of coke like Van Damme was.

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