In an exclusive exchange with ComicBook.com at New York Comic Con, Alan Tudyk comments on the idea of him playing Blue Beetle alongside his friend Nathan Fillion as Booster Gold after Fillion stated he would like to play the role of Booster Gold, fan then started to fan cast Tudyk as Booster Gold’s best friend Blue Beetle.
“Well, that’s great. If it’s working with Nathan, I’m in,” Tudyk said of the fan support, adding, “Also, being a bug for me? I’d like that. Roly-poly is nice. I’d like to be one of them. That’s what we called them back in Texas, but they’re almost a beetle.”