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9. ‘The Voice’ Was Thulsa Doom

The role of Thulsa Doom was offered to James Earl Jones because of his distinctive, deep booming voice. Jones was already a successful actor of stage and screen, despite the fact that when he was a child, he suffered from a terrible stutter. He barely spoke until a high school teacher helped him overcome his disability.