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The Play Antigone as a Movie

I have to come up with a movie idea for the Antigone Play. I have almost everything done, except for one thing.

I have trouble finding the cast for my movie. I have to decide which actors I would like to portray each character. and explain why.

Antigone, Ismene, Creon, Eurydice, Haimon, Toiresias, Sentry, Messenger

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Since you don't know many actors and actresses, perhaps try starting off by thinking of the movies you like, then what characters you remember from those movies. Are there any characters from those movies that remind you of characters from Antigone?

I can give you some suggestions of actors for each character, but choosing the actor will be up to you, since that is the assignment! Here are some actors and actresses that might be good choices for each character:

Antigone: Tilda Swinton (Chronicles of Narnia) or maybe Kristen Stewart (Bella from the Twilight movies)
Ismene: Gwyneth Paltrow (Iron Man) or Scarlett ...

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The expert analyzes characters in the play Antigone for a modern day movie remake.

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