Liev Schreiber Speaks on X-Men Origins: Wolverine

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Hugh Jackman is receiving the bulk of attention for X-Men Origins: Wolverine. Which makes sense. The actor does play Wolverine and all.

But an antagonist is only as good as his enemy. And that role is played by Liev Schreiber in the upcoming blockbuster.

Wolverine vs. Sabertooth

Below, the actor talks about the experience of filming the movie and portraying Sabertooth:

It was insanely fun. I felt again, I felt very self conscious initially because I knew fans didn't like that idea of me playing Sabertooth. I think I am perceived as a kind of urbane New York … I don't know maybe I've done too many movies with Jewish characters [laughter] and they're like "It's like Woody Allen playing Sabertooth" and I'm like no actually it's not. I'm 6 foot 3 I'm bigger than Hugh Jackman [laughter] I can do this. 

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine Quotes

Victor Creed: Do you even know how to kill me?
Logan: I'm gonna cut your goddamn head off. See if that works.

William Stryker: My name is Major William Stryker. You boys tired of running? Tired of denying your true nature?
Victor Creed: Why do you care?
William Stryker: Oh I care. I care because I know how valuable you are. I'm putting together a special team, with special privileges. So tell me, how would you like to really serve your country?