The Top 10 Breakthroughs Of 2012
#4: Lee Pace
There was no single movie that suddenly made Lee Pace a big deal again this year; it was the completely bizarre combination of them that did it. Playing a fierce vampire in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, a heatedly pro-slavery Congressman in Lincoln, and a solemn elf in a brief scene in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey? Who can even do that? The fact that Pace's role promises to get bigger in the coming Hobbit movies, and that his scenes are the best parts of Lincoln by far, mean that this is the year to start saying you were a huge Lee Pace fan before everybody else caught up.
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