Trivia / Conan the Barbarian (2011)

  • Actor Allusion: Ron Perlman plays Conan's father. He also voiced Conan himself in the 2007 action-adventure video game on PS3 and Xbox 360. He was also reportedly did the voice for an animated adaptation of Red Nails (the last Conan story by Howard) that was never released.
  • Irony As He Is Cast: Jason Momoa is a multiracial actor of Native Hawaiian, German, Irish and Native American descent who portrays Conan in this film. The creator of Conan the Barbarian, Robert E. Howard, was somewhat racist, including disapproval towards people of "mingled races".