Anthony Hopkins speaks about how he learns his lines — and why he finds it easy to create a scary performance.
Browsing: method actor
“This was the closest that I’ve ever felt to being depressed and going home a little sad” – Topher Grace on Playing David Duke
“You can’t afford for there to be gaps in your pool of knowledge when it comes to a character, otherwise what ends up onscreen is generalized and unspecific” – David Oyelowo
‘Stella! Mother of Modern Acting’ Book Excerpt: Marlon Brando, Stella Adler and the Ultimatum at the Plaza
This is the final excerpt of a three-part series from Stella Adler’s first biography, Stella! Mother of Modern Acting
Sally Field fought to play Mary Todd Lincoln in Steven Spielberg’s biopic, Lincoln, so she was more than happy to do plenty of research in order to get the correct portrayal of the famous first lady.