What if… Bungle from Rainbow had played Chief Brody in Jaws?

Sure, Roy Scheider was a good actor - but was he really that much better than a man in a bear suit...?

Roy Scheider has become synoymous with the role of irascible Police Chief Martin Brody in Steven Spielberg’s 1975 classic Jaws – and there’s no denying it’s a good performance.


Then again, would it really have made that much difference if Scheider had been replaced by a man from Birmingham wearing a bear suit? Turns out it would not…