Because the nerd universe only has 30 actors. Just like BBC. If you didn't know the guy at the top is Karl Urban, the middle is Richard Armitage, and the last one is Hugo Weaving. They've been in all sorts of my favorite movies.
Killing off main characters shows god writing skills. <-- Not sure if that was intentional or if it was supposed to be "good" instead of "god". Regardless, I'm keeping it cause as a writer I am the god of my characters' worlds.