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Dominic West Confirmed as Jigsaw in Punisher: War Zone

September 27, 2007 (9:14 am) GMT
Helmer Lexi Alexander has listed the actor's name as one of the cast members on her official site.

Two weeks ago, Paddy Considine was noted to remark that talks on him playing Jigsaw in "" had been dropped because Lionsgate decided to go with their first choice for the role. Seems the person's identity has been revealed by now, and guess who, it turns out to be "" star .

Yes, director Lexi Alexander has confirmed on her official website that the Sheffield-born actor is billed to play the character, the main antagonist in the project also the archenemy of the titular character. Along with this, Alexander also informed that T.J. Storm and Wayne Knight would play Maginty and Microchip aka Linus Lieberman, respectively, the latter being the lone confidant who supplies guns and ammo for our vigilante hero.

West, a 1995 graduate of London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama, is probably best known among U.S. audience for his role of Jimmy McNulty on the HBO's TV series "The Wire." His recent big screen credits apart from "300" include "", "", and "", among others.

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