Masculine. Ponderous. Wise. Caring. Beardy. Yes, all fitting descriptions given to anyone who’s ever worn a beard correctly.
With this in mind, we heartily approve this bizarre art series from the mind of Vanja Mrgan, a designer who has imagined just what a selection of famous cult characters might look like with a healthy dose of fuzz on their faces.
Other figures include the follically-challenged Popeye (the spinach was bound to have side-effects), Batman (again, Affleck might want to take notice) and even Clint Eastwood’s previously stubble-strewn Man With No Name, all looking right at home in a chin warmer.
Because, let's face it, Robocop in a beard looks roundly smashing.