Tuesday, January 31, 2012
the perfect role for tim curry
Every so often I'll be watching a movie or TV show and I'll think that Tim Curry would have been perfect for a certain role. Scar (played by Jeremy Irons) from The Lion King comes to mind. So does Roque Ja from Bone (the graphic novel). Curry's voice and delivery have a deliciously devilish combination of flirtation, sadism and humor. Here is a video of Curry's single "I Do the Rock":
So I was listening to the soundtrack from the Broadway production of The Rocky Horror Show. I wasn't thinking very hard, and in the middle of "Sweet Transvestite" I thought, "This would be the perfect role for Tim Curry." Then it hit me...