“If you want to be an actor, work it out yourselves.” – Russell Crowe
Browsing: method acting
“While filming the first scene, right before their entrance, he [Hoffman] slapped Streep hard across the cheek, leaving a red mark.”
“I’ve never actually met Jared Leto” – Will Smith
When applying proper deep breathing exercises while practicing your method acting technique, it can help you focus, relax and concentrate, which will result in a powerful emotional output
“Don’t send me your script if you want me to play the black best friend. I just won’t do that.” – David Oyelowo
Playing a real person, on stage or screen, can be a burden of responsibility for even the most experienced actor.
Method acting is an all-round practical approach to acting training that germinated in a particular set of circumstances
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQiGspS6rVg Though David Mamet is best known for his distinctive writing style in his scripts…
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Anthony Hopkins on Staying in Character Throughout a Film’s Production: “If actors want to do that, fine. If they want to be miserable, that’s up to them”
In a candid interview, Anthony Hopkins not only said he thought Oscar campaigning was “nauseating to watch,” he also was open about portraying such a famous cinema figure as Alfred Hitchcock in a movie and his thoughts on actors who choose to stay in character throughout a film’s production.
From MovieFone: Do all these incredibly tortured characters you play ever wear on you emotionally?…