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Anthony Anderson Says He’s Willing to Portray Chris Dorner

Anthony Anderson Says He’s Willing to Portray Chris Dorner

The actor, who resembles accused cop killer, willing to step into film role.

Published February 15, 2013

If the life of alleged cop killer Christopher Dorner were made into a film, what actor would portray him? Anthony Anderson said he’d be willing to step into the role.

After exiting a Los Angeles restaurant, the Guys With Kids star stopped to talk to a TMZ photographer who asked him if he’d be willing to play Dorner since they resembled each other. "I'm always up for a good role, brother," he said to the photographer. On if a good script could be written for such a film, Anderson, who looked a bit uncomfortable about being questioned in regards to Dorner, said: “I have no idea.”

Dorner, a former Los Angeles police officer, was accused of killing four people, including a Riverside, California, police officer and a sheriff’s deputy. After being on the run for over a week, the accused murderer’s life came to an end after the cabin he was occupying caught on fire following a gunfight with law enforcement.

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(Photos from left: Mark Davis/Getty Images, AP/File)

Written by Rahim Ali

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