Former co stars discuss Brendan Fraser’s comeback after The Whale premiere video goes viral. He had previously appeared in a Texas Rising miniseries.
Fraser played Ranger Billy Anderson in the show. Morgan played Captain Deaf Smith. Fraser is enjoying a steady return to the spotlight after a lengthy hiatus from the industry.
Darren Aronofsky’s The Whale is the next major step in his career comeback. Charlie is a middle-aged teacher who lost his 17-year-old daughter to a gay lover who later died. Fraser performs the role of Charlie throughout the film.
The Whale premiered at Venice International Film Festival to a six-minute standing ovation. Applause from the audience moved one actor to express his gratitude to Fraser.
Morgan has shared a tribute video in response to Fraser’s viral clip. He also said the opportunity to work with Fraser on The Mummy Returns was a great honour, and he deserved it.
This response to Fraser’s emotional viral video will warm the hearts of Batgirl fans. While The Whale premiered to massive standing ovations at festivals, Rotten Tomatoes gave it an 85 percent approval rating.
As Fraser’s popularity and initial response have grown, awards season chatter has grown. Many calls for him to be nominated for or win his emotional lead role award. The Whale was released on December 9, and Fraser is returning to the big screen.