"As an actor trying to find your spot you’re just generally happy to get a job and keep your SAG insurance." - Nick Offerman
The screen test demonstrates why Michael Clarke Duncan was perfect for the role.
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I’ve been looking forward to Red 2 because I got a kick out of the first one. It was a lot of fun seeing older actors take a crack at action roles, especially the usually regal Helen Mirren. Mirren spoke to Moviefone about her roles in Red 2 and Monsters University and whether she learned anything about taking a few hits from Red series co-star Bruce Willis. When asked if she ever expected that should be starring in two summer blockbusters in one year, she replies, “No, of course not. That’s the great fun of my job — you never ... Read more
Jai Courtney had mixed emotions when he was cast as Bruce Willis’ son in the newest installment of the Die Hard series, A Good Day to Die Hard.
Bruce Willis is best known as a macho action movie icon from films like Die Hard, so it's sometimes hard to remember that his first big break was on the television drama-comedy Moonlighting, which he starred in opposite Cybill Shepherd for five seasons.
In Looper, Joseph Gordon-Levitt is only pretending to play the younger version of Bruce Willis, with Willis traveling back in time to confront his "younger self." But if Willis could really go back in time, would he do anything differently?
Premium Rush aside, Joseph Gordon-Levitt appears in two of the best-rated action films of 2012, The Dark Knight Rises and Looper, and also stars in the likely Oscar-contending drama Lincoln due out in November. In an interview with New York magazine, Gordon-Levitt talks about the makeup he had to wear to portray a younger version of Bruce Willis in Looper and what inspired him to direct his first film, which is due out next year.
In order to play a younger version of Bruce Willis' character in Looper, Joseph Gordon-Levitt underwent three hours of makeup each day before filming. While I personally don't think the changes are that drastic (I mean, it isn't like he has to look like the Elephant Man to play Bruce Willis), Gordon-Levitt talked about transforming into Willis and what audiences might discover when watching Looper.
Bruce Willis has demonstrated career versatility with diverse characterizations in memorable motion pictures.