‘Green Lantern’ Confirms Michael Clarke Duncan as Kilowog

The gentle giant actor will voice this gentle giant CGI creation in Martin Campbell’s summer superhero adventure.

Michael Clarke Duncan to voice Kilowog
Michael Clarke Duncan to voice Kilowog
It has been confirmed! Michael Clarke Duncan will, as previously rumored, provide the voice of Kilowog in this summer's DC Comics adaptation Green Lantern.

Green Lantern is currently in post-production, and only recently confirmed Geoffrey Rush as the voice of Goldfish-headed Tomar-Re. No other voice cast has been announced, though a majority of the characters in Green Lantern are CGI creations. Michael Clarke Duncan received the offer to voice Kilowog today (Tuesday). Negotiations are still taking place.

Kilowog, who is seen snorting on Ryan Reynolds's Hal Jordan in the first teaser trailer, is an intergalactic drill sergeant who trains members of the Green Lantern Corps.

Warner Bros. remains hopeful that they can complete the movie's numerous effects shots in time for release.

Green Lantern was released June 17th, 2011 and stars Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard, Mark Strong, Temuera Morrison, Jenna Craig, Jon Tenney, Mike Doyle. The film is directed by Martin Campbell.

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  1. DoubleR0522

    I knew it, Awesome !!!!

    4 years agoby @doubler0522Flag

  2. Major Tom

    This is perfect! I can't imagine anyone better suited for the part.

    Way to go @daveactor7 and @jptheredskull !

    4 years agoby @movie-nutFlag

  3. Corey W.

    Awesome. I'm looking forward this to than both Thor, Captain America, and X-Men First Class. I think @dan1 feels the same way.

    4 years agoby @coreyFlag

  4. Emmytt


    4 years agoby @emmyttFlag

  5. Dan

    @bawnian-dexeus Don't forget, we got the animated series coming up later this year, too :)

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  6. Dan

    I just hope we get to see Arisia and Soranik eventually. They're f*cking hot green lanterns :P

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  7. Brizzy

    Perfect. Nothing more can be said, this is amazing news!

    4 years agoby @BrizzyFlag

  8. Buriblazing


    4 years agoby @buriblazingFlag

  9. Dan

    I can totally hear MCD calling people poozers :P

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  10. Robertswww

    Great choice on the voice casting for Kilowog!

    4 years agoby @robertswwwFlag

  11. T.Clark


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  12. Paifa

    COOL, I really like this guy. His role in this film is gonna be awesome.

    4 years agoby @paifaFlag

  13. CristiMarin10


    4 years agoby @CristiMarin10Flag

  14. Dan

    @bawnian-dexeus In the comics he's fairly serious, but in Justice League/Unlimited, when him and Flash are around each other it's one joke after another :P Either way is cool with me.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  15. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @dan1 Think he'll be super wild and serious or will there be a comedic approach to him? Other than the word Poozers.

    4 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  16. Dan

    @bawnian-dexeus Right you are, sir.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  17. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @dan1 Lantern Ermey

    4 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  18. Dan

    Pop quiz: What is the name of the lantern that trained Kilowog? This person is also why Kilowog calls people Poozers.

    Hint: The character shares a name with an actor from Full Metal Jacket.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  19. Daveactor7

    @Redskull no sir im pretty i have. Besides-he is the only one with the voice that fits

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  20. TiJuRod

    Freaking Sweet.. Good thing its not like Green Lantern Emerald Knight which by the way looks freaking sweet as well, not talking crap about the movie cant wait to see it but they went for Henry Rollins as Kilowog his voice doesn't match the character but whatever the rest of the cast for Emerald Knights is awsome.

    4 years agoby @tito-loves-jujuFlag

  21. J.P.

    @daveactor7 No offense but FU. I've been suggesting Michael Clarke Duncan since before this movie went into production.

    4 years agoby @jptheredskullFlag

  22. ejk1

    Good call.

    4 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  23. darksektor1971

    Kickass cast!

    4 years agoby @darksektor1971Flag

  24. Dan

    Kilowog, not Kilowag.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  25. Diaigma

    Yes YEs YES!!! :D

    4 years agoby @diaigmaFlag

  26. Daveactor7

    @Kon I was the one who suggested himmmm

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  27. Neums

    Umm, it's Kilowog. If you're gonna report something, at least fact check the correct spelling of the character name if you're gonna use it multiple times. *pushes up glasses

    4 years agoby @neumsFlag

  28. Chris


    4 years agoby @unknown21Flag

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