is a jack-of-all-trades sort of actor, as comfortable playing the action hero in a modern special effects blockbuster as he is playing the lead in a period musical. The best thing about this (I mean, aside from good acting) is that he's done a lot of period films. He's also the live action face of one of the Marvel Universe
's nearly indestructible probably immortal badasses: Wolverine
This lead me inevitably to the conclusion that you could pretend that some of his period films were also
about Wolverine. Secretly.
You couldn't call it canonical, since movie Wolverine spends his entire post-X-factor life with his half-brother Sabertooth
(until the 1970's or so). But you could
call it amusing.
Here's the Netflix queue for your fanfiction adventure: