No, a production of the quintessential Savannah Catholic novel is not in the works...but what if it was?
Your job is to help cast the movie. I will list the major characters with a brief description. In the comments section, list which current Hollywood star you think should fill each role. I am assuming you have all read the book. If you have not, you will be suspended from posting until you have completed the assignment.
The novel's protagonist. A young man who leads by example. Brigade Commander of the Benedictine Corps of Cadets.
Ann Marie Kerry
John-Morgan's sweetheart and an SVA girl. Beautiful and would make a good wife.
John-Morgan's summer fling. A Country Day girl from a wealthy family. A fast girl.
Tony O'Boyle, Jr.
The novel's antagonist. Aggressive and power-hungry. Knows what he wants and will step over anyone to get it. Start QB for the Cadets.
One of John-Morgan's life-long friends. Happy-go-lucky. Jewish.
Another of John-Morgan's best friends. Big and rowdy. Enough personality to fill the room.
First black student to attend BC. Incredible athlete. Devout Catholic. Becomes friends with John-Morgan, Bubba and Mike.
John-Morgan's father. A level-headed newspaper columnist.
Tony O'Boyle, Sr.
Young Tony's father. Taught young Tony everything he knows. A social-climbing politician.
Big Tony's brother. The Victory Drive Slasher. Semi-retarded. Big and burly. Does not know his own strength.