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Ryan Reynolds as Sonic the Hedgehog by MZimmer1985 Ryan Reynolds as Sonic the Hedgehog by MZimmer1985
Sonic the Hedgehog: Sonic the Hedgehog is an anthropomorphic hedgehog born with the ability to run faster than the speed of sound, hence his name, and possesses lightning fast reflexes to match. As his species implies, Sonic can also roll up into a concussive ball, primarily to attack enemies. Ever since stepping into the battle against injustice, Sonic has been the victor of peace and is renowned over the world for saving it countless times. During his many adventures, Sonic has traveled from the ends of the world to the far reaches of space and time, facing countless trials that have tested him to the fullest, earning him many titles, allies and the scorns of several foes. Well-known for his legendary cocky attitude, easy-going demeanor and somewhat short temper, yet strong sense of justice, compassion, and love for freedom and adventure, Sonic uses his abilities to protect the innocent from his world and those beyond from the forces of evil, especially his arch-nemesis, Dr. Eggman.

Ryan Reynolds [Notable Works: National Lampoon's Van Wilder, Green Lantern (2011 film), Deadpool (2016 film)]: I was gonna debut this whenever a new trailer for either Sonic Mania or  Project Sonic 2017 would surface, but I want to bring back the Sonic castings along with my choice for Batman villain David Cain. Anyway, even though this choice was born after watching Deadpool last year, Ryan Reynolds was actually showing off how he could actually do well as Sonic the Hedgehog back in 2013 with the film Turbo. The clip I come with is the perfect evidence to back my theory. Also, he was once going to play Wally West a decade earlier when a Flash movie was being tossed around at the time, so this would be as close as he can get to portraying the Fastest Man Alive... or the Fastest Thing Alive (referencing the SatAM series). I'm also basing this version of Sonic off of Roger Craig Smith's more wildly irreverent take on the character that's been current since Sonic Colors, although there will be inspiration from the Archie comics where Sonic has more character development and emotional moments. He would be absolutely perfect for the blue blur himself.

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:iconthedoctor500:
thedoctor500 Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New Deviant
I remember when I was a sonic fan when I was a kid
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner 1 day ago
Well, I hope you like who I chose to play Sonic.
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thedoctor500 Featured By Owner 1 day ago  New Deviant
does anyone remember the gamecube game sonic adventure 2 battle?
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ArtKing3000 Featured By Owner 1 day ago  Hobbyist General Artist
PERFECT :D!!!!!
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bestmand902 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I can see it, but at the same time, Chris Pratt could do a really good job too, I feel
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MasterPerryMartin Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017
I'm not so sure. On the one hand, Reynolds CAN act the fool like SEGA so wants Sonic to be, but he can also have a more serious performance when it calls for it. Deadpool was a great example of both. But...I dunno, I think he sounds a bit too old to voice a...whatever-age the teenage Sonic is. Is he still 15? Is he ALWAYS 15? Can't remember.
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MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017
Well, this is for a Sonic series distributed by Disney, who often gets actors to to deliver at their best. Amy Poehler did comedic work, but was very touching at one point in Inside Out. And, hey, Ryan has done drama before in case you missed out on The Amityvile Horror, Smokin' Aces, Chaos Theory, Buried, Safe House, The Captive, Mississippi Grind, Woman in Gold, self/Less, Criminal, and Life. And if you heard him in Turbo, he can sound young.
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MasterPerryMartin Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017
Fair enough. If only Disney could own the Sonic franchise. Sega will probably hire Zack Efron when Craig Smith's time is up.
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017
I think Zac's moving away from the Disney image. Still, he could probably do a decent job.
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:iconmasterperrymartin:
MasterPerryMartin Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017
I wouldn't know, to be honest. :shrug:
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2017
I think Zac's moving away from the Disney image. Still, he could probably do a decent job.
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YU-GI-OMG Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2017
....... Yeah I could see it.
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MachoDionysus14 Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
I could see him as Sonic
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:iconsonigoku:
sonigoku Featured By Owner Feb 18, 2017
Nice! I could totally see Ryan Reynolds portray Sonic. :)
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Slappymarryellen Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2017  Student Writer
I think it's a good choice
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TheCareBearGirl Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Personally, I'd love to hear Sonic say, "All the dinosaurs feared the T-Rex," o "Oh, your poor wife." :XD: 

Ryan Reynolds is actually an amazing choice for Sonic. He's got that sarcastic wit in his voice that would totally fit the blue blur. :)
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Sparks2519 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2017
I personally think it's a good choice
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SailorSetsuna Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
This video may be a better example xD - www.youtube.com/watch?v=E04mRY…
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Novarose18 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
I've never seen Deadpool, and my sound is broken, so I can't check out those clips, but I will!
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2017
Well, the Turbo clip might help out a bit more. That has more clout of evidence. But Deadpool was the inspiration.
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Novarose18 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
Cool! Can't wait!
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NinStation64 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
Mmmmmmh that sounds neat......Ryan sure can do Sonic justice
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sonicthehedgehogFG Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
I'm really sorry but..........i dont agree with you. :|
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MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Edited Feb 14, 2017
Okay... ...Ok... Homer hides! 
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sonicthehedgehogFG Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2017
....
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2017
Well, what seems to be the problem with the casting? I done enough research to make this a legit choice. Have you watched the clip from Turbo that I provided below the mission statement?
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sonicthehedgehogFG Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2017
Yes. I have see it. I watched both Clips.
Its only because i think this Voice dont fits to Sonic. :( :/



And by the way i honestly ........... dont want a other Voice Actor for Sonic because Roger is my favourite Sonic Voice.
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KleoKatra96 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
He could do it lol
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Pokemonger Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
I like this casting choice. Ryan could totally pull off Sonic. Another great choice would be Angelina Jolie as Rouge the Bat.
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
I have someone a little better and unpredictable. I'll keep Jolie playing Tigress in Kung Fu Panda.
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Pokemonger Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
Alright. How about Cameron Diaz as Blaze the Cat?
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
I actually had Lucy Hale in mind for Blaze the Cat based on her work in Secret of the Wings: www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8asFr…
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Pokemonger Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
Tobin Bell as Metal Sonic?
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Alice-Hedgeh Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017
I completely agree with your opinion. He's in a exactly suitable for this role. I would be very happy if he entered into it. Yui (Very Happy Blush) [V1] 
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RyugaSSJ3 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
Why not? I've seen him in action. No thanks to Green Lantern and thanks 2 the awesomeness of Deadpool,he sure puts the fun in Sonic compared to Roger Smith Craig.
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supercrashthehedgeho Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017  Hobbyist Writer
seems like an interesting choice.
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The-Black-Blurr Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
I can really see Ryan playing Sonic causs they both are smart mouths, I mean there personality match so much I wouldn't be surpised if hes the next actors cause I loved ryan being deadpool he could do a good sonic

Maybe they should ask him to to the movie.
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TheCareBearGirl Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Considering the director of Deadpool is working on the Sonic film, it's be an awesome reunion if Ryan played Sonic. :)
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RyugaSSJ3 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
Also,he seems to be more carefree and fun-loving compared to RCS. Don't forget that.
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bronysonicyoutube Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
lol Stiks is going to be in the game? cool i liked that character is so funny 
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
Um, pardon me? This is a fan casting for who I envision to voice Sonic in a feature film adaptation.
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bronysonicyoutube Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
oh so that scene is not from the new game of sonic? 
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:iconmzimmer1985:
MZimmer1985 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
It's from Mario & Sonic at the Rio Olympics.
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bronysonicyoutube Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
oh ok
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sonicman613 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
Good choice
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SquishyRouge Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Witty, sarcastic, youthful...yup his voice is Sonic alright.
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sonamy21ejhwbhjeh Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017
Yep I would 100% watch it if he plays as sonic the hedgehog ;)
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:iconmidnightsonadowlover:
If "Deadpool" played sonic in the next movie I would so watch it and I would love it to bits!
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CHCHcartoons Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2017
Pissed Off Sonic Icon :iconsaysplz:Time to make some chili fucking dogs!
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FLASHFAN123 Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Hmm, yes, this could work...
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