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I modeled the appearance of my detective William Fletcher off of 1960s heavyweight champion Sonny Liston. Liston was a freak of nature. He had 15 inch fists, which were so big they didn’t fit into standard boxing gloves.Learn more about The Red Storm at the publisher's website.
So the actor I could see handling the physical aspects of Fletcher would have been a younger Laurence Fishburne. I’m referring to Fishburne around the time he played Morpheus in the first Matrix movie.
For Bill Storm, the sadistic criminal acquaintance from Fletcher’s past, is an easy one, Jeff....[read on]
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