History Creator / SimonPegg

29th May '16 4:10:26 PM Hjortron18
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** 'WesternAnimation/IceAge5CollisionCourse'' (2016)

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** 'WesternAnimation/IceAge5CollisionCourse'' ''WesternAnimation/IceAge5CollisionCourse'' (2016)
29th May '16 4:07:03 PM Hjortron18
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** ''Ice Age: Collision Course'' (2016)

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** ''Ice Age: Collision Course'' 'WesternAnimation/IceAge5CollisionCourse'' (2016)
12th Apr '16 7:47:49 AM Gerryfromderry
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8th Apr '16 10:43:56 AM Gerryfromderry
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* OneOfUs: Goes without saying; look at his list of credits, side projects and header image.
* PlayingAgainstType:
** In ''Film/HotFuzz'', Pegg is much more of a straight man than his normal persona.
** In ''Film/MissionImpossibleGhostProtocol'', his comic [[TheLabRat lab-rat]] role in the previous film is upgraded to being in the field with the rest of the IMF team on the run, meaning he gets in on the gun-wielding action and even gets to pull the badass-with-sunglasses pose on the main poster alongside the more imposing Tom Cruise and Jeremy Renner. He does opt out of helping Ethan Hunt with a physically demanding task at one point, quipping, "I'm on the computer."
* PromotedFanboy:
** His role in [[Film/StarTrek Star Trek.]]
** On his sudden fame after ''Film/ShaunOfTheDead'': "Well, it's not like I'm going to go do ''Mission: Impossible III!''"
** He apparently put aside his vitriol for the [[Franchise/StarWars Prequels]] in order to play an Original Trilogy character, Dengar on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars''.
*** He then gets to play a character in the new Star Wars trilogy, Unkar Plutt, the junk dealer on Jakku.
** Voicing [[ComicBook/StrontiumDog Johnny Alpha]] on the ''Big Finish'' audio adaptations.
** He and his daughter are huge fans of ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'', and tweeting an obscure reference from the show got him cast in an episode. Didn't hurt that co-creator Jeff "Swampy" Marsh is a huge fan of ''Spaced''.
*** Considering that he did Star Wars films many times, it made sense that they'd cast him for the Star Wars crossover episode
* ThoseTwoActors: He seems to get along with a great deal of actors.
** Creator/NickFrost (Film/BloodAndIceCreamTrilogy, ''Film/{{Paul}}'', ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfTintin''). In ''WesternAnimation/IceAge'' they both participated but in different sequels of the franchise.
** Creator/RosamundPike (''Film/TheWorldsEnd'', ''Hector and the Search for Happiness'').
** Creator/AndySerkis (''Film/BurkeAndHare'', ''WesternAnimation/TheAdventuresOfTintin'', ''Franchise/StarWars: Film/TheForceAwakens'').
** David Schwimmer (''Series/BandOfBrothers'', ''Film/BigNothing''). In ''Film/{{Run Fatboy Run}}'' while Schwimmer did not act, he directed Pegg in it.
* TypeCasting
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: Reportedly, he was supposed to play Pete Tyler on ''Series/DoctorWho'', but scheduling got in the way, and he ended up playing the Editor of Satellite Five instead.
28th Jan '16 9:35:10 AM Morgenthaler
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** David Schwimmer (''Series/BandOfBrothers'', ''Film/BigNothing''). In ''{{Run Fatboy Run}}'' while Schwimmer did not act, he directed Pegg in it.

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** David Schwimmer (''Series/BandOfBrothers'', ''Film/BigNothing''). In ''{{Run ''Film/{{Run Fatboy Run}}'' while Schwimmer did not act, he directed Pegg in it.
23rd Jan '16 9:21:15 PM nombretomado
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** Voicing [[StrontiumDog Johnny Alpha]] on the ''Big Finish'' audio adaptations.

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** Voicing [[StrontiumDog [[ComicBook/StrontiumDog Johnny Alpha]] on the ''Big Finish'' audio adaptations.
15th Jan '16 11:59:59 AM Bonkaloid
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* ''Series/BandOfBrothers'' - William S. Evans

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* ''Series/BandOfBrothers'' (2001) - William S. Evans
2nd Jan '16 9:11:52 AM Silverblade2
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[[caption-width-right:228: [[CaptainObvious To explain]], he's reading a [[Series/DoctorWho Dalek]] his book.]]

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[[caption-width-right:228: [[CaptainObvious To explain]], explain, he's reading a [[Series/DoctorWho Dalek]] his book.]]
26th Dec '15 4:03:14 AM Silverblade2
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* AscendedFanboy:
** His role in [[Film/StarTrek Star Trek.]]
** On his sudden fame after ''Film/ShaunOfTheDead'': "Well, it's not like I'm going to go do ''Mission: Impossible III!''"
** He apparently put aside his vitriol for the [[Franchise/StarWars Prequels]] in order to play an Original Trilogy character, Dengar on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars''.
*** He then gets to play a character in the new Star Wars trilogy, Unkar Plutt, the junk dealer on Jakku.
** Voicing [[StrontiumDog Johnny Alpha]] on the ''Big Finish'' audio adaptations.
** He and his daughter are huge fans of ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'', and tweeting an obscure reference from the show got him cast in an episode. Didn't hurt that co-creator Jeff "Swampy" Marsh is a huge fan of ''Spaced''.
*** Considering that he did Star Wars films many times, it made sense that they'd cast him for the Star Wars crossover episode



* ThoseTwoGuys: He seems to get along with a great deal of actors.

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* ThoseTwoGuys: PromotedFanboy:
** His role in [[Film/StarTrek Star Trek.]]
** On his sudden fame after ''Film/ShaunOfTheDead'': "Well, it's not like I'm going to go do ''Mission: Impossible III!''"
** He apparently put aside his vitriol for the [[Franchise/StarWars Prequels]] in order to play an Original Trilogy character, Dengar on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars''.
*** He then gets to play a character in the new Star Wars trilogy, Unkar Plutt, the junk dealer on Jakku.
** Voicing [[StrontiumDog Johnny Alpha]] on the ''Big Finish'' audio adaptations.
** He and his daughter are huge fans of ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'', and tweeting an obscure reference from the show got him cast in an episode. Didn't hurt that co-creator Jeff "Swampy" Marsh is a huge fan of ''Spaced''.
*** Considering that he did Star Wars films many times, it made sense that they'd cast him for the Star Wars crossover episode
* ThoseTwoActors:
He seems to get along with a great deal of actors.
23rd Dec '15 7:51:28 PM TheLaughingFist
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** He's apparently putting aside his vitriol for the [[Franchise/StarWars Prequels]] in order to play an Original Trilogy character, Dengar on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars''. It's also been confirmed that he'll be appearing in ''Film/TheForceAwakens'', though his role is currently unknown.

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** He's He apparently putting put aside his vitriol for the [[Franchise/StarWars Prequels]] in order to play an Original Trilogy character, Dengar on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars''. It's also been confirmed that he'll be appearing ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars''.
*** He then gets to play a character
in ''Film/TheForceAwakens'', though his role is currently unknown.the new Star Wars trilogy, Unkar Plutt, the junk dealer on Jakku.
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