And he is expected to become an even bigger draw since receiving this year's Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor
in a Motion Picture--Drama, for his portrayal of the brutally sadistic yet charming Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in The Last King of Scotland.
Is the deal that: You can be an actor
but only at the peril of your economic well-being and social standing?
Social network analysis, used throughout sociology, has surfaced as a method that helps explain interrelationships between actors
Giving Hanks the award let Academy members congratulate themselves for expressing political correctness, reward a fine actor
for extreme dieting to look AIDS-ravaged, and sniffle over his death without ever once having to be grossed nut by watching him be intimate with his beloved life partner.
On side by-side projections, the same actor
re-creates Wadsworth's then-director "Chick" Austin's star turn as Ford's protagonist on one screen and a host of Fluxus artists on the other.
He offers us a tour of cramped tenement slums with buttermilk-sellers crying their wares, takes us to a play in which white actors
improvise the script into oblivion and a live elephant's "hydraulic experiment" ends the show, and allows us to witness the horror of a white man who peeks inside a lacy bonnet to see a black face.
No black actor
but Washington could even think of being considered for many of the leading roles be's taken.
The culmination of all this work has produced an actor
with indie appeal - a testosterone Parker Posey.
If, in the foundation chapters, she asks implicitly why Shakespeare would have been immune from the psychological profile outlined by so many actors
, in chapter three ("Richard III: Shakespeare's 'False Glass'") she hypothesizes that John Shakespeare's personal weakness and social decline, the death of Shakespeare's sister, and his socially formidable mother were the early influences that set William on the psychological path to playing.
production of Dead End--and while teaching at Vermont's Bennington College set Justin Theroux (The Broken Hearts Club) on his path as an actor
In "Gonzago," Hamlet was seeing his father again and Claudius was unexpectedly encountering his brother, not just an actor