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19th May '16 10:25:11 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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** The topic of British villains in movies and Rickman in particular was discussed on Creator/StephenFry's panel show ''{{QI}}'', while on ''Series/TopGear'', Scottish actor Creator/BrianCox [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCJw9WK7et4 suggested to Jeremy Clarkson]] that Brits were cast as the baddies in Hollywood movies because Americans "fundamentally mistrust intelligence."

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** The topic of British villains in movies and Rickman in particular was discussed on Creator/StephenFry's panel show ''{{QI}}'', ''Series/{{QI}}'', while on ''Series/TopGear'', Scottish actor Creator/BrianCox [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCJw9WK7et4 suggested to Jeremy Clarkson]] that Brits were cast as the baddies in Hollywood movies because Americans "fundamentally mistrust intelligence."
18th May '16 6:25:53 AM AndyLA
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** ''Film/XMenTheLastStand'': The Juggernaut. He's American in the comics, but there was no attempt to alter the British actor's voice.

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** ''Film/XMenTheLastStand'': The Juggernaut. He's American in the comics, but there was no attempt to alter the British actor's Vinnie Jones' voice.
18th May '16 12:39:22 AM nendroid
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* Jin Kisaragi from ''VideoGame/{{Blazblue}}'' was born in England, though he was raised and lives in Japan, and his personality comes in two modes: "DeadpanSnarker StrawNihilist" [[FromBadToWorse and]] "[[NightmareFuel Creepy]] [[IncestSubtext Incestuous]] [[AxCrazy Katana Crazy Psychopath]]".

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* Jin Kisaragi from ''VideoGame/{{Blazblue}}'' was born in England, though he was raised and lives in what resembles Japan, and his personality comes in two modes: "DeadpanSnarker StrawNihilist" [[FromBadToWorse and]] "[[NightmareFuel Creepy]] [[IncestSubtext Incestuous]] [[AxCrazy Katana Crazy Psychopath]]".Psychopath]]", though he does get better. Hades Izanami is an even more blatant example, being the BigBad of the series, and even having a Beitish accent to boot.
10th May '16 4:31:31 AM rixion
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* [[VideoGame/BlazBlue Jin Kisaragi's]] nationality is listed as British, though he was raised and lives in Japan.



* Jin Kisaragi from ''VideoGame/{{Blazblue}}'' was born in England according to WordOfGod, and his personality comes in two modes: "DeadpanSnarker StrawNihilist" [[FromBadToWorse and]] "[[NightmareFuel Creepy]] [[IncestSubtext Incestuous]] [[AxCrazy Katana Crazy Psychopath]]".

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* Jin Kisaragi from ''VideoGame/{{Blazblue}}'' was born in England according to WordOfGod, England, though he was raised and lives in Japan, and his personality comes in two modes: "DeadpanSnarker StrawNihilist" [[FromBadToWorse and]] "[[NightmareFuel Creepy]] [[IncestSubtext Incestuous]] [[AxCrazy Katana Crazy Psychopath]]".
9th May '16 8:15:07 AM dmcreif
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* Kilgrave from ''Series/JessicaJones'', played by Creator/DavidTennant, has an Estuary English accent.
6th May '16 11:21:02 PM nombretomado
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* [[BigBad Van Kleiss]] of ''GeneratorRex''. Seriously, his voice creeps me out.

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* [[BigBad Van Kleiss]] of ''GeneratorRex''.''WesternAnimation/GeneratorRex''. Seriously, his voice creeps me out.
6th May '16 5:04:07 PM WiddershinsDaughter
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** He also speaks with a faintly Liverpudlian accent rather than the typical villainous RP.
6th May '16 2:19:08 AM Morgenthaler
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* In Literature/The39Clues book series, the [[TheRival Kabras]] are the [[GreyandGrayMorality most evil]] of the main characters, especially [[EvilMatriarch the mother]], [[BigBad Isabel.]] The children, [[HandsomeDevil Ian]] [[BrotherSisterTeam and]] [[SpoiledBrat Natalie]] are more {{Mean Brit}}s than Evil Brits, when compared to her, especially when considering that they are only as ruthless as they are because that was [[WellDoneSonGuy how they were raised]] and [[FollowInMyFootsteps how their mother expects them to act.]]

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* In Literature/The39Clues book series, the [[TheRival Kabras]] are the [[GreyandGrayMorality most evil]] of the main characters, especially [[EvilMatriarch the mother]], [[BigBad Isabel.]] The children, [[HandsomeDevil Ian]] Ian [[BrotherSisterTeam and]] [[SpoiledBrat Natalie]] are more {{Mean Brit}}s than Evil Brits, when compared to her, especially when considering that they are only as ruthless as they are because that was [[WellDoneSonGuy how they were raised]] and [[FollowInMyFootsteps how their mother expects them to act.]]
3rd May '16 7:24:07 PM TheTropper
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* Bowser in ''WebAnimation/DorklyOriginals'' is always speaking in a sophisticated British accent.
3rd May '16 6:10:28 PM MajinAkuma
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* In the Creator/FUNimation dub of ''Anime/DragonBallZ'', King Cold, Frieza's father, was voiced with a British accent, as was Perfect Cell/Super Perfect Cell. Strangely, in the dubbed versions of ''Manga/DragonBall'', despite General Blue's not-so-subtle hints at being of [[AllGermansAreNazis German origin]], Blue was given a British accent.
** Frieza himself was given a slight British accent in ''Dragon Ball Kai'', courtesy of Creator/ChrisAyres.

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* In the Creator/FUNimation dub of ''Anime/DragonBallZ'', King Cold, Frieza's Freeza's father, was voiced with a British accent, as was Perfect Cell/Super Perfect Cell. Strangely, in the dubbed versions of ''Manga/DragonBall'', despite General Blue's not-so-subtle hints at being of [[AllGermansAreNazis German origin]], Blue was given a British accent.
** Frieza Freeza himself was given a slight British accent in ''Dragon Ball Kai'', courtesy of Creator/ChrisAyres.


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* Subverted with Edo Phoenix from ''Anime/YuGiOhGX''. While he was introduced as a sort-of-antagonist and his Destiny HERO monsters were not looking like good guys, he turned out to be an AntiHero. His deck references the culture of England, but rather the darker side of it.
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