Mistborn Characters

by dwhite80235 | created - 26 Aug 2015 | updated - 26 Aug 2015 | Public

This is my well thought out list of who I would like to play the characters in the Mistborn movie

1. Timothy Spall

Actor | Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Timothy Leonard Spall was born in Battersea, London, to Sylvia R. (Leonard), a hairdresser, and Joseph L. Spall, a postal worker. He was raised in London. Spall auditioned and earned a spot with the National Youth Theatre and later showed great promise at RADA where he portrayed the title roles in ...


*****SPOILER ALERT***** Breeze worked closely with Kelsier during the Skaa Rebellion. He was Ham’s older best friend and liked to argue philosophy with him He was thought by the rest of Kelsier’s crew to be half-skaa but he was actually a full-blooded nobleman who was forced during his youth to hide in the underground. After Elend became king, Breeze became one of his foremost counselors and diplomats. Breeze was romantically involved with Allriane, Lord Cett’s daughter. He dresses sharply in a nobleman’s suit – plum vest, gold buttons, black overcoat – complete with short-brimmed hat and dueling cane. He is a bit portly and stocky, has a head of well-styled black hair and is exceptionally well spoken. He was manipulative and a little selfish; he joined Kelsier’s crew for the challenge, not because he really wanted to help the skaa. He was one of the most powerful, brazen and flagrant soothers in the Final Empire; he could sooth hundreds of men at once, assuming they are packed close enough together and assuming that he is focusing on simple emotions. Most soothers use their powers with discrimination and subtlety, nudging emotions only at the most opportune times. Breeze, however, plays with everyone’s emotions. If they know what to look for, close friends of his can feel his touch on their own feelings almost all the time when they are near him.

2. Stephen Fry

Actor | Gosford Park

Writer, actor, comedian, doer of good works, excellent good friend to the famous and not, Fry lives in his London SW1 flat and his Norfolk house when not traveling. Famous for his public declaration of celibacy in the "Tatler" back in the 1980s, Emma Thompson has characterised her friend as "90 ...

Lord Ashweather Cett

3. Michael Rooker

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy

Michael Rooker was born on April 6, 1955 in Jasper, Alabama. When he was thirteen, his parents divorced and he went with his mother to live in Chicago. He caught the acting bug while attending college, and began appearing in local stage productions. On first breaking into film, his intensity and "...


*****SPOILER ALERT***** Clubs received his Allomancy from his father who was of noble birth. Clubs had been in the Lord Ruler’s army and fought in combat off and on for about 20 years when he was younger – fighting rebellions in the distant dominances, warring against the nomads out in the barrens. He was hired by Kelsier and worked closely with him in the Skaa Rebellion. Before the Fall of the Final Empire, he was a very gifted master carpenter and owned a shop in Luthadel. In his shop, he had many apprentices; many of them were other smokers who would help hide Allomancers. His apprentices often called him Master Cladent, which was his carpenter’s name. After the Fall of the Final Empire, he worked as a General under King Elend. He died during the siege of Luthadel when a koloss army attacked. He wore a dull tan overcoat, a pair of brown trousers and a simple white shirt. His face was knotted and gnarled like a twisted piece of wood and his eyes shown with the level of disapproving dissatisfaction only the elderly can display. It was hard to place his age – he was young enough that he didn't stoop over, yet old enough that he made even the middle-aged Breeze look youthful. He limped when he walked due to an injury he obtained when he was a soldier under the Lord Ruler; thus the nickname Clubs. He spoke very bluntly and callously – he wasn't a pessimist, he just said the things that he didn't think others wanted to acknowledge. He had a remarkable knack for leading soldiers.

4. Thomas Haden Church

Actor | Sideways

Thomas Haden Church was born Thomas Richard McMillen in Yolo, California, to Maxine (Sanders) and Carlos Richard McMillen, who was a U.S. marine and surveyor. He was raised in Texas. His mother remarried George Quesada, a widowed WWII veteran who served in Guam, in 1969. He adopted this surname ...


5. Cam Gigandet

Actor | Twilight

Cam graduated from Auburn High School in Auburn, Washington in 2001. His family lives in Lake Tapps, WA. His father's name is Jay, mother's name is Kim and he has one older sister, Kelsie. His father is one of the founders of a popular restaurant chain called The Rock, Wood Fired Pizza & Spirits. ...

General Demoux

*****SPOILER ALERT***** Demoux was at first a Captain in Kelsier’s army. He later became a General in Elend’s army. Despite being a part of the Skaa Rebellion, Demoux saw Kelsier as a god and was later a member in the Church of the Survivor. He snapped during The Hero of Ages, the third book, by the mists and became a seer, being able to burn atium. However, since Demoux suffered the mistsickness for sixteen days, rather than one, he was more likely a full Mistborn – Mistings only need one day of recovery for each metal. He has light tan skin, and a distinctive scar across his scalp.

6. Ray Winstone

Actor | The Departed

Ray Winstone was born on February 19, 1957, in Hackney Hospital in London, England, to Margaret (Richardson) and Raymond J. Winstone. He moved to Enfield, at age seven, where his parents had a fruit and vegetable business. He started boxing at the age of twelve at the famous Repton Amateur Boxing ...


*****SPOILER ALERT***** Dockson was born a plantation-skaa and lived on a plantation of Lord Devinshae. After his girlfriend Kareien had been raped and killed by Lord Devinshaehe left the plantation the next evening Dockson was later hired by Kelsier and became his best friend and assistant in the Skaa Rebellion. He worked with Kelsier to keep his crew operational. He is quite diligent in his duties to ensure the crew has everything they need and it remains functioning and is sometimes quite stern. Dockson was the only non-Allomancer member of Kelsier’s crew. He shared Kelsier’s hatred for the nobilityand was chosen by Kelsier to be the Governor of Luthadel after his death. However, he was killed by koloss during the Siege of Luthadel. He was stocky without being fat, had short dark hair and a customary half beard. He had a squarish face. Dockson preferred to wear noblemen’s suits and always looked trim. He had very strong organizational, administrative and planning skills He was a temperate person, sturdy, calm and stable. He was seen as being more “realistic” than Kelsier. There was always an edge of humor to him.

7. Aaron Ashmore

Actor | Veronica Mars

Aaron was born one minute before his twin, Shawn Ashmore, in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. He is the son of homemaker Linda and manufacturing engineer Rick. When they were 10, their mother was a part of a club called the "Multiple Births Association," or as Aaron likes to call it, "The ...


8. Andrew Garfield

Actor | The Social Network

Andrew Russell Garfield was born in Los Angeles, California, to a British mother, Lynn (Hillman), and father, Richard Garfield. When he was three, he moved to Surrey, U.K., with his parents and older brother. He is of English and Polish Jewish heritage. Andrew was raised in a middle class family, ...


9. Max Thieriot

Actor | The Pacifier

Max Thieriot was born in 1988 in Los Altos Hills, California, and has two siblings. He was raised in Occidental, CA, and graduated from Sonoma Country Day School in 2002 and El Molino High School in 2006. He started acting when he took an improvisation class and modeled for GAP. He was also in two ...


10. Craig Fairbrass

Actor | Cliffhanger

Craig Fairbrass was born in London's East End and made his feature film debut as an actor opposite Denzel Washington as Challoner in Working Title's powerful British thriller For Queen & Country (1988). Craig has since gone onto star in close to fifty feature films, including the lead role in ...


*****SPOILER ALERT***** Ham had skaa parents – his grandfather was a nobleman. Ham worked closely with Kelsier in the Skaa Underground rebellion His wife (Mardra) is a seamstress who lived in a city outside Luthadel with his two children who he rarely visits. He spent much of his marriage living apart from his family in order to keep them safe and hidden so that if he was discovered, the Inquisitors wouldn’t go looking for them. As an additional safeguard, Ham never tells anyone which town his family lives in. During the preparation for the defeat of the Final Empire, Ham took a turn training the skaa army. Once the Final Empire was defeated, his family came to live with him at the new palace, the former Keep Venture. After the Fall of the Final Empire, he served as Captain of the Guard for Elend Venture, on the condition that he didn’t have to wear a uniform. He had the build of a soldier with impressively muscular but not massive arms and close-cropped hair that stuck up slightly on his head. He wore a loose, sleeveless vest that exposed a pair of well sculpted arms. His preferred attire is a sleeveless vest, though he added a light shirt in the coldest part of winter. He was a kind and humble man and a thinker who loved philosophical debates; very much unlike many thugs. His favorite opponent for debating was Breeze, who he complemented.

11. Vinnie Jones

Actor | Snatch

Vincent Peter Jones was born on January 5, 1965 in Watford, England. He first came to public notice as a professional footballer, playing in the English Football League. Noted as one of football's hard men, he leaped to fame when a photographer, at a match, snapped him "marking" Newcastle United's ...


12. Chris Hemsworth

Actor | The Avengers

Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. His brothers are actors Liam Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German ...


*****SPOILER ALERT***** Kelsier is brave, charismatic and optimistic. As a natural leader, he uses his charismatic personality to draw skilled and loyal Mistings to his own crew and eventually to lead an army to destroy the Final Empire. Optimistic to a fault, Kelsier claims that he smiled solely because laughter was the only thing that the Lord Ruler could not take from them. His cheerful exterior hides his doubts over Mare’s loyalty, whom he continued to believe had betrayed him.

13. James Marsden

Actor | Hairspray

James Paul Marsden, or better known as just James Marsden, was born on September 18, 1973, in Stillwater, Oklahoma, to Kathleen (Scholz) and James Luther Marsden. His father, a distinguished Professor of Animal Sciences & Industry at Kansas State University, and his mother, a nutritionist, divorced...


14. David Strathairn

Actor | Good Night, and Good Luck.

David Russell Strathairn was born on January 26, 1949 in San Francisco, California. He is the son of Mary Frances (Frazier), a nurse, and Thomas Scott Strathairn, Jr., a physician. He has two siblings, Tom and Anne. His ancestry includes English, Scottish, Irish, Portuguese, Native Hawaiian, and ...

Lord Renoux/TinSoon

15. Timothy Hutton

Actor | Ordinary People

Timothy Hutton was born in Malibu, California, one of three children born to Maryline (Poole), a teacher, and actor Jim Hutton (Dana James Hutton). He burst onto the acting scene in the late 1970s. After only a few significant roles in TV movies, he bagged the part of Conrad in the Robert Redford-...

Lord Renoux/TinSoon

16. Brian Van Holt

Actor | Black Hawk Down

Brian Van Holt was born on July 6, 1969 in Waukegan, Illinois, USA as Brian E. Van Holt. He is an actor, known for Black Hawk Down (2001), Basic (2003) and John from Cincinnati (2007).

The Lord Ruler

17. Colm Feore

Actor | Chicago

Colm Feore was born on August 22, 1958 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Chicago (2002), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) and Thor (2011). He has been married to Donna Feore since August 8, 1994. They have two children. He was previously married to Sidonie Boll.

The Lord Ruler

18. Julian McMahon

Actor | Fantastic Four

Julian Dana William McMahon was born in Sydney, Australia, the second of three children of Lady Sonia McMahon (née Sonia Rachel Hopkins) and Sir Billy McMahon, the longest continuously serving government minister in Australian history, serving over 21 years as a government minister before serving ...

The Lord Ruler

19. Mark Strong

Actor | Kingsman: The Golden Circle

British actor Mark Strong, who played Jim Prideaux in the 2011 remake of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), is often cast as cold, calculating villains. But before he became a famous actor, he intended to pursue a career in law.

Strong was born Marco Giuseppe Salussolia in London, England, to an ...

The Lord Ruler

20. Wes Bentley

Actor | American Beauty

Wes Bentley is an American actor who first became well-known via his role in the Oscar-winning film American Beauty (1999), in which he played the soulful, artistic next-door neighbor Ricky Fitts. He also portrayed gamemaker Seneca Crane in The Hunger Games (2012), and co-stars in Lovelace (2013) as...

The Lord Ruler

21. Milla Jovovich

Actress | The Fifth Element

Milla Jovovich is an Ukrainian-born actress, supermodel, fashion designer, singer and public figure, who was on the cover of more than a hundred magazines, and starred in such films as The Fifth Element (1997), Ultraviolet (2006), and the Resident Evil (2002) franchise.

Milica Bogdanovna Jovovich ...


*****SPOILER ALERT***** Kelsier was first introduced to Sazed through Mare. It was revealed that Mare wanted children, although Kelsier did not. Mare collected pre-Ascencion memorabilia. She also believed in the Larsta religion – a religion in the metalminds of Feruchemists that worshiped nature and poetry. She was murdered by Steel Inquisitors in the Pits of Hathsin in front of Kelsier. Everyone assumed that during Mare’s final hours, she betrayed Kelsier However, when Vindiscovered that it was possible to pierce copperclouds, it was determined that Mare did not betray Kelsier on purpose, as the Lord Ruler simply was able to see her tin burning through the coppercloud. Mare had dark hair and had a resilient stubbornness.

22. Liam Hemsworth

Actor | The Hunger Games

Liam Hemsworth was born on January 13, 1990, in Melbourne, Australia, and is the younger brother of actors Chris Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is the son of Leonie (van Os), a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal ...

Marsh - Marsh is Kelsier’s older brother. He lead the Skaa Rebellion for a time but eventually handed control of it over to Yeden as he felt it was a futile hope to keep fighting. He agreed to help Kelsier in his plan to overthrow The Final Empire and the Lord Ruler under the impression that he would die. He then spied in the Steel Ministry for a time, before becoming a Steel Inquisitor himself. As an Inquisitor, he had the most spikes of all Inquisitors – 20 in all, making him the most powerful of all Inquisitors. He then helped defeat the Lord Ruler. In The Well of Ascension, the second book, he was slowly corrupted by Ruin. In The Hero of Ages, the third book, he was completely controlled by Ruin except for a crucial piece of him that was still self controlled. He then broke Ruin’s control at a crucial time, allowing him to free Vin, therefore allowing her to gain godhood. It was not stated what happened to him at the end of the trilogy. However, later it was revealed that he remained alive and active 300 years later in the fourth Mistborn book, The Alloy of Law, due to his ability of Fermuchemy and Allomancy gained by Hemalurgy. He was then called Ironeyes and had become a legendary figure. Marsh shared Kelsier’s lanky build and blonde hair, was tall and broad-shouldered, had a statuesque rigidity and had a hard, square face. As a skaa, he wore modest clothing – a simple shirt and trousers with a loose skaa jacket. Marsh was a serious and no nonsense man.

23. Charles Dance

Actor | Gosford Park

Charles Dance is an English actor, screenwriter, and film director. Dance typically plays assertive bureaucrats or villains. Some of his most high-profile roles are Tywin Lannister in HBO's Game of Thrones (2011), Guy Perron in The Jewel in the Crown (1984), Sardo Numspa in The Golden Child (1986),...

Lord Pinrod

24. Jonathan Pryce

Actor | Tomorrow Never Dies

From Holywell to Hollywood, Jonathan Pryce, CBE is a critically acclaimed and award winning actor from North Wales, internationally regarded as one of the greatest on both stage and screen. Renowned for his immense versatility and powerful presence he has transcended the industry, effortlessly ...

Lord Pinrod

25. Lance Reddick

Actor | John Wick

Lance Reddick was born in 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for John Wick (2014), John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) and White House Down (2013). He has been married to Stephanie Day since June 2011.


26. Peter Mensah

Actor | Jason X

Peter Mensah has been doing martial arts since he was 6 years old, growing up in St. Albans, England, just north of London. A former engineer, Mensah came to Canada 11 years ago. He'd worked for British Gas developing gas fields at Morecambe Bay and had done theatre in school. He comes from an ...


27. Ashley Greene

Actress | Twilight

Ashley Michele Greene was born in Jacksonville, Florida to parents Michele (Tatum), an insurance broker, and Joseph Lacy Greene, US Marine who runs a concrete business. A self-confessed tomboy and "daredevil", Ashley loved to try to keep up with her older brother Joe, taking on activities such as ...

Shan Elariel

28. Jennifer Lawrence

Actress | The Hunger Games

Was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016. With her films grossing over $5.5 billion worldwide, Jennifer Lawrence is often cited as the most successful actor of her generation. She is also thus far the only person born in the 1990s to have won an acting Oscar.

Jennifer Shrader ...

Shan Elariel

29. Jamie Bell

Actor | Billy Elliot

Described by top film critic Mark Kermode as an "unbelievably versatile" actor, Jamie Bell was born in 1986 in Billingham, England, UK, to Eileen (Matfin) and John Bell, a toolmaker. He comes from a family of dancers including his grandmother, mother, aunt, and sister. It was at his sister's dance ...


30. Brian Cox

Actor | X2

Brian Cox is an Emmy Award-winning Scottish actor. He was born on June 1, 1946 in Dundee, Scotland, to Mary Ann Guillerline Cox, maiden surname McCann, a spinner, and Charles McArdle Campbell Cox, a shopkeeper and butcher. His father was of Irish ancestry and his mother was of Irish and Scottish ...

Lord Straff Venture

31. Danny Huston

Actor | The Constant Gardener

Award-winning actor, writer and director, Danny Huston is known for his versatility and dramatic screen presence. Most recognized for his roles in films like Martin Scorsese's The Aviator, Alfonso Cuaron's Children of Men and Alejandro Inarritu's 21 Grams, Huston has worked with some of the finest ...

Lord Straff Venture

32. John Noble

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Artistic Director of Stage Company of South Australia 1977 - 87. Head of Drama, Brent St. School of Arts (Sydney) 1997-00. Directed over 80 plays, including 'Sons of Cain' on London's West End (1986). Freelance actor. Semi-regular in TV series 'All Saints'. Voice and acting teacher.

Lord Straff Venture

33. Clancy Brown

Actor | The Shawshank Redemption

A tall, wavy-haired US actor with a deep, resonant voice, Clancy Brown has proved himself a versatile performer with first-class contributions to theater, feature films, television series and even animation.

Clarence J. Brown III was born in 1959 in Urbana, Ohio, to Joyce Helen (Eldridge), a concert...

Lord Straff Venture

34. Zoe Saldana

Actress | Avatar

Zoe Saldana was born on June 19, 1978 in Passaic, New Jersey, to Asalia Nazario and Aridio Saldaña. Her father was Dominican and her mother is Puerto Rican. She was raised in Queens, New York. When she was 10 years old, she and her family moved to the Dominican Republic, where they would live for ...


35. Ellen Page

Actress | Juno

Ellen Grace Philpotts-Page was born on February 21, 1987, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Martha Philpotts, a teacher, and Dennis Page, a graphic designer. Page wanted to start acting at an early age and attended the Neptune Theater School. She began her career at the age of 10 on the award-winning ...

Young Vin

36. Holly Taylor

Actress | The Americans

Holly Taylor is a Canadian actress and dancer, born in Middleton, Nova Scotia, on Halloween 1997. Taylor began her career in the Broadway production of "Billy Elliot" at the age of 11 as "Sharon Percy" (Ballet Girl) and continued in the role for almost 2 years. Holly is now focusing more on film ...

Young Vin

37. Mila Kunis

Actress | Black Swan

Mila Kunis was born Milena Markovna Kunis to a Jewish family in Chernivtsi, Ukraine, USSR (now independent Ukraine). Her mother, Elvira, is a physics teacher, her father, Mark Kunis, is a mechanical engineer, and she has an older brother named Michael. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California, ...

Older Vin

38. James Frain

Actor | The Count of Monte Cristo

James Frain is one of Hollywood's most versatile and respected actors who has a reputation for bold, intelligent performances in a diverse body of work in which he's collaborated with some of the finest actors and directors working today.

Recent film work includes Disney's TRON: Legacy opposite Jeff...


39. Michael Rosenbaum

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Michael Rosenbaum was born on July 11, 1972 in Oceanside, New York, USA as Michael Owen Rosenbaum. He is an actor and producer, known for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017), Smallville (2001) and Sweet November (2001).


40. Garrett Hedlund

Actor | Tron

Born in Roseau, Minnesota, Garrett John Hedlund is the son of Kristi Anne (Yanish) and Robert Martin Hedlund. He has two older siblings, Nathaniel and Amanda. His father is of Swedish descent and his mother is of German and Norwegian ancestry.

Garrett spent his early years growing up on a farm in a ...


41. Iwan Rheon

Actor | Game of Thrones

Iwan Rheon (born 13 May 1985) is a Welsh actor, singer and musician, best known for portraying Ramsay Bolton in the HBO series Game of Thrones (2011), Simon Bellamy in the E4 series Misfits (2009) and Ash Weston in the ITV sitcom Vicious (2013).

Rheon was born in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. When he...


42. Sam Underwood

Actor | Dexter

Sam Underwood was born on August 4, 1987 in Woking, Surrey, England as Sam Lewis Underwood. He is an actor and writer, known for Dexter (2006), Fear the Walking Dead (2015) and Homeland (2011). He has been married to Valorie Curry since May 13, 2016.


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