TACKS OVER MOVIE DOLL
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[ June 13th 2001 ]
Glen, the actor cast as Lara Croft's evil adversary
in Paramount Pictures Tomb Raider motion picture,
is reportedly spitting tacks because the character
he portrays will not be immortalised as a plastic
toy, People News reports today.
of Jolie's busty character Lara have already been
released for fans of the action heroine, but not
Glen's character, the villain Manfred Powell.
'Someone said to me earlier on that there wasn't,
and I was deeply offended. I'll find out, I've
no idea, but I want to give one to my son.'
old Scottish actor has said he intends to contact
studio movie bosses to plead his case for plastic
on the Tomb Raider circuit, the Hollywood clean-up
squad has made a remarkable job of removing all
traces of Mondays gala Tomb Raider world premier
which saw Angelina Jolie lead a host of stars
to Los Angeles for a first glimpse of Paramount
Pictures $100m video-game-come-movie. Marty Kliedman
told our offices "It's a Hollywood thing, one
minute the whole parties alive and they're charging
the atmosphere with all sorts of stupidity, and
in the next moment Rainbow's wondering where all
the people went..."
on a postcard. Ed.]