Casting Pop Culture’s Cult Leaders

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Jim Carrey as Jim Jones

Carrey can lose himself in a role, and just look at that smile.

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Russell Brand as Charles Manson

Crazy eyes for infinity.

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Jonathan Banks as Marshall Applewhite

We’ve seen Banks do brooding, and we’re sure he can do bizarre.

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Toni Collette as Bonnie Lu Nettles

One of the most convincing and authentic stars.

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Bob Saget as Warren Jeffs

Saget is a natural as the nerdy creep.

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Takeshi Kitano as Shoko Asahara

If anyone can convince us that we’re staring into the face of pure madness, it’s Beat Takeshi.

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Daniel Day-Lewis as Wayne Bent aka Michael Travesser

Beardy messiah vibes.

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Desmond Harrington as Carl Drew

Harrington probably had a rat tail in the ’80s.