In the annals of history, casting Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man might go down as one of the best decisions ever. It resurrected both comic books movies and RDJ’s career after they were almost killed by X-Men: The Last Stand and Ally McBeal respectively.
But what if things had been slightly different? What if Tony Stark’s swagger came with just a bit more Southern charm? Timothy Olyphant, celebrating the end of Justified on Conan last night, fills us in.
Oh, Olyphant, even Tony approves.
Now if only we could have had Al Swearengen as Agent Coulson.