1. Chandler Riggs (Carl Grimes on The Walking Dead) is a popular Let's Play-er on Youtube

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Here he is playing some Minecraft with Joel and Jack of Achievement Hunter. He deleted his own channel a while ago after dealing with a LOT of harrassment, even by Youtube standards. Still, he's a huge gamer and will show up on other channels from time to time.

 

2. Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy on Game of Thrones) is the younger brother of Lily Allen - and wrote a song about him, titled Alfie.

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This presents a version of Alfie before he really got deep into acting - since, he's taken over for Daniel Radcliffe as the lead in Equus and become one of the most complex and interesting characters in Game of Thrones.

 

3. Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano on Clone Wars) won a silver medal on Global Guts in 1994.

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That's right - Ahsoka Tano not only left the Jedi order, but she couldn't get a piece of the AgroCrag either. Note that she was using her maiden name "Drane" back then, and her nickname was apparently "The Face."


 

4. Carlos Bernard (Tony Almeida on 24) had just come off another show that required him to have a soul patch when he filmed the pilot for 24. It only occurred to him afterwards that - given the premise of the show - he could not shave off the soul patch for the next 9 months.

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His nickname on the internet then became "Soul Patch", even in later seasons when he shaved it off.

 

5. Janet Varney (Korra on The Legend of Korra) would most like to be a fire- or water-bender. She thinks she would be terrible at air-bending.

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If only she could bend time and undo that M. Night Shyamalan movie - there might be hope for a bigscreen Korra one day...



6. Until 2006, Marvel Comics owned the rights to the name "Hulk Hogan."

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They also owned "Hulkamania" and "Hulkster" - but not "Pastamania", Hulk Hogan's pasta-themed restaurant located in the Mall of America.

 

7. Ernie Hudson auditioned to voice Winston Zeddemore for the animated series The Real Ghostbusters but lost out to Arsenio Hall.

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Because the world MAKES NO SENSE.

 

 


 

There's still time to get tickets to C2E2, going on in Chicago, from April 25-27, 2014! All of these people AND MORE will be in attendance!

 

Everyone from Dorkly's going to be there - as well as CollegeHumor's Caldwell Tanner and Nathan Yaffe - as part of the Dorkly Fan Art Expo, where we'll be creating an IRL gallery of the best fan art from across the internet, putting on panels, and lining up to meet all of these people.