Why Hollywood Won’t Cast Brendan Fraser Anymore
There was a time when actor Brendan Fraser was starring in multiple movies regularly. Those days are long, long gone. Where did it all go wrong for the Indianapolis-born actor? Let’s count the ways Dudley Do-Right started doing so little.
Brendan James Fraser (/ˈfreɪzər/ fray-zər; born December 3, 1968) is an American-Canadian actor. He played Rick O’Connell in The Mummy trilogy, and is known for his comedy and fantasy film leading roles in films, such as Encino Man (1992), The Scout (1994), George of the Jungle (1997), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008) and Inkheart (2009). He also starred in numerous dramatic roles, such as Gods and Monsters (1998), The Quiet American (2002), Crash (2004) and Gimme Shelter (2013).