Ryan Reynolds is begging Hollywood casting directors to consider him for a villainous role, having grown tired of playing the hero or the guy that gets the girl.
After studying Matthew Goode's villain in his new film Self/Less, Reynolds is committed to playing an evil character and he just wants the chance to show off what he can do.
"Matthew brought a great screen villain into the mix for us. He was really remarkable. My dream role is to play a villain. To this day I haven't had the chance to play a proper onscreen villain. I can't wait to do that some day because I love villains, but they should never ever feel like villains to me," Reynolds said.
Reynolds knows exactly how he would play the villain when the opportunity does arise.
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"I would love to do a villain role because I would play every line like he's the hero. I think villains talk like they're the hero.
"They tend to cast people that seem like villains to play villains and I don't know why," he said.
"I would prefer they take someone that doesn't necessarily strike you as a villain and make them the greatest onscreen villain that ever happened. I would love that opportunity. I always look for them."