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23rd Aug '16 4:43:33 PM gewunomox
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* Creator/BrianMichaelBendis's unused script for ''ComicBook/UltimateXMen'' actually calls for this, describing Archangel as "KurtCobain-esque", Rogue as [[NoDoubt a teen Gwen Stefani]], ComicBook/{{Storm}} as either Erykah Badu or Music/LaurynHill, and Comicbook/{{Gambit}} as a devilish Leonardo look-a-like, probably referring to [[Creator/LeonardoDiCaprio DiCaprio.]] Beast's dad would supposedly look like MartinSheen.

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* Creator/BrianMichaelBendis's unused script for ''ComicBook/UltimateXMen'' actually calls for this, describing Archangel as "KurtCobain-esque", "Music/KurtCobain-esque", Rogue as [[NoDoubt a teen Gwen Stefani]], ComicBook/{{Storm}} as either Erykah Badu or Music/LaurynHill, and Comicbook/{{Gambit}} as a devilish Leonardo look-a-like, probably referring to [[Creator/LeonardoDiCaprio DiCaprio.]] Beast's dad would supposedly look like MartinSheen.
23rd Aug '16 7:28:51 AM Bosco13
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* [[Creator/MarkMillar Mark Millar's]] first comic, ''Saviour'' focuse on a returned Jesus[[spoiler: who later turned out to be the devil]] looking like Jonathan Ross.

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* [[Creator/MarkMillar Mark Millar's]] first comic, ''Saviour'' focuse on a returned Jesus[[spoiler: who later turned out to be the devil]] looking like Jonathan Ross.Creator/JonathanRoss.
23rd Aug '16 7:28:05 AM Bosco13
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* [[Creator/MarkMillar Mark Millar's]] first comic, ''Saviour'' focuse on a returned Jesus[[spoiler: who later turned out to be the devil]] looking like Jonathan Ross.
21st Aug '16 10:21:58 AM nombretomado
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* In ''TheDreamer'', Beatrice Whaley was based on Creator/EmmyRossum, Alan Warren was based on Creator/JudeLaw, Elizabeth Winters is based on Creator/JillRichie, Nathan Hale is based on Creator/JamieBamber, Yvette Howe is based on Creator/DawnRichard, Thomas Knowlton is based on Creator/ThorstonKaye, Benjamin Cato is based on Music/{{Usher}}, Gen. Howe is based on Creator/JeremyIrons, and John Mulligan is based on Creator/AaronAshmore.

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* In ''TheDreamer'', ''Webcomic/TheDreamer'', Beatrice Whaley was based on Creator/EmmyRossum, Alan Warren was based on Creator/JudeLaw, Elizabeth Winters is based on Creator/JillRichie, Nathan Hale is based on Creator/JamieBamber, Yvette Howe is based on Creator/DawnRichard, Thomas Knowlton is based on Creator/ThorstonKaye, Benjamin Cato is based on Music/{{Usher}}, Gen. Howe is based on Creator/JeremyIrons, and John Mulligan is based on Creator/AaronAshmore.
19th Aug '16 8:02:22 AM fq
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* Artist Gil Kane based ComicBook/{{Morbius}}' appearance on that of actor Jack Palance when he created the character.
5th Aug '16 8:30:19 PM siberia82
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** In the "season 9" comics, Severin is based on James [=McAvoy=], Nash on Music/DavidBowie, and Pearl on Karen O of Music/YeahYeahYeahs.

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** In the "season 9" comics, Severin is based on James [=McAvoy=], Creator/JamesMcAvoy (specifically from ''Film/XMenFirstClass''), Nash on Music/DavidBowie, and Pearl on Karen O of Music/YeahYeahYeahs.
31st Jul '16 6:29:52 PM comicwriter
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* In John Byrne comics, [[ComicBook/FantasticFour Mr Fantastic]] is based on Jeffrey Hunter, [[Comicbook/TheAvengers Wonder Man]] on David Prowse, Comicbook/DoctorStrange on Richard Boone, the Scarlet Witch on Playmate Julia Lyndon, Desmond Marrs on Rocco Siffredi, Polaris (in ''X-Men: The Hidden Years'') on Jennifer Aniston.

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* In John Byrne JohnByrne comics, [[ComicBook/FantasticFour Mr Fantastic]] is based on Jeffrey Hunter, [[Comicbook/TheAvengers Wonder Man]] on David Prowse, Comicbook/DoctorStrange on Richard Boone, the Scarlet Witch on Playmate Julia Lyndon, Desmond Marrs on Rocco Siffredi, Polaris (in ''X-Men: The Hidden Years'') on Jennifer Aniston.



* When Walt Simonson was the writer/artist on ''[[ComicBook/TheMightyThor Thor]]'', he based Sif's look on actress Sigourney Weaver and the Enchantress' sister Lorelei on Debbie Harry of the punk band Music/{{Blondie}}.

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* When Walt Simonson was the writer/artist on ''[[ComicBook/TheMightyThor Thor]]'', he based Sif's look on actress Sigourney Weaver Creator/SigourneyWeaver and the Enchantress' sister Lorelei on Debbie Harry of the punk band Music/{{Blondie}}.Music/{{Blondie}}. This was {{Lampshaded}} in an issue where a street punk tried to hit on Lorelei by asking if anyone had ever told her that she looks like "[[IAmNotShazam Blondie]]" before.



* On ''ComicBook/TheAvengers'', John Buscema modeled Captain America on Burt Lancaster, Comicbook/{{Hawkeye}} on Anthony Quinn, Goliath on Robert Culp, Comicbook/{{Quicksilver}} on Fred Astaire and Comicbook/TheIncredibleHercules on Steve Reeves, who portrayed Hercules in the famous Italian produced Hercules movies from the 50s.

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* On ''ComicBook/TheAvengers'', John Buscema modeled Captain America on Burt Lancaster, Comicbook/{{Hawkeye}} on Anthony Quinn, Goliath on Robert Culp, Comicbook/{{Quicksilver}} on Fred Astaire and Comicbook/TheIncredibleHercules on Steve Reeves, who portrayed Hercules in the famous Italian produced Hercules movies from the 50s. {{Lampshaded}} in an issue where a kid saw Hercules walking down the street and excitedly said it was Steve Reeves.
31st Jul '16 6:14:26 PM comicwriter
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* According to [[WordOfGod artist James Harvey]], Riko Sheridan from ''Comicbook/WeAreComicbookRobin'' was based on biracial model Zoe Flood.

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* According to [[WordOfGod artist James Harvey]], Riko Sheridan from ''Comicbook/WeAreComicbookRobin'' ''Comicbook/WeAreRobin'' was based on biracial model Zoe Flood.
31st Jul '16 6:13:51 PM comicwriter
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* ''Manga/OnePiece:

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* ''Manga/OnePiece:''Manga/OnePiece'':



* According to [[WordOfGod artist James Harvey]], Riko Sheridan from ''We Are Comicbook/{{Robin}}'' was based on biracial model Zoe Flood.

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* According to [[WordOfGod artist James Harvey]], Riko Sheridan from ''We Are Comicbook/{{Robin}}'' ''Comicbook/WeAreComicbookRobin'' was based on biracial model Zoe Flood.
31st Jul '16 6:11:11 PM comicwriter
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** The debt assistant [[spoiler: also known as a conman]] who's sent to help Faye with her debts after she was revived is based on George Clooney.

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** The debt assistant [[spoiler: also known as a conman]] who's sent to help Faye with her debts after she was revived is based on George Clooney.Creator/GeorgeClooney.



** Ben is Forrest Whitaker
** The card collecting kid who loses his baloon is Macaulay Culkin

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** Ben is Forrest Whitaker
Creator/ForestWhitaker
** The card collecting kid who loses his baloon balloon is Macaulay Culkin



** Barnaby's father looks ''exactly'' like ''Film/{{Batman}}-era Creator/MichaelKeaton, and his mother is possibly based on Creator/MichellePfeiffer

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** Barnaby's father looks ''exactly'' like ''Film/{{Batman}}-era ''Film/{{Batman}}''-era Creator/MichaelKeaton, and his mother is possibly based on Creator/MichellePfeiffer
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