Published On: Tue, Dec 11th, 2012

’24’ star Dennis Haysbert replaces Michael Clarke Duncan for ‘Sin City 2’

The 2005 film adaptation of Frank Miller’s Sin City now has a sequel in production. The passing of Michael Clarke Duncan left director Robert Rodriguez with the challenge of recasting the Mob enforcer role.

Dennis Haysbert, the deep voiced actor, famous for playing the president on the series “24” and a string of Allstate Insurance commercials, has gotton the nod to replace Duncan.

“Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” will now play the sociopath mob enforcer Manute.

Haysbert was the voice of General Hologram in “Wreck-It Ralph.”

Duncan passed away in September after complications following a heart attack.

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  1. Robert Rodriguez praises Dennis Haysbert as Manute in ‘Sin City A Dame to Kill For,’ he has ‘amazing presence’ - The Global Dispatch says:

    […] passing of Michael Clarke Duncan in 2012 left a vacant role and Haysbert was cast as the hulking brute named Manute for “Sin City: A Dame to Kill […]

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