He didn't get the part because producers didn't think he could be taken seriously as a cold-blooded killer.
Sunny areas: Butterflies are cold-blooded so they need the sun's warmth to remain active.
In September this was taken by storm; Kolokotrones rode in triumph to the citadel over streets carpeted with the dead; and the crowning triumph of the Cross was celebrated by a cold-blooded massacre of 2000 prisoners of all ages and both sexes.
These are effects of pedantry, and seem rather to be founded on a cold-blooded analysis of celebrated sermons than on any instinctive sense of the duty of the preacher.
It is perhaps the worst crime, because the most cold-blooded and ungenerous, which can be laid to his charge.