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Michael Dorsey (Character)
from Tootsie (1982)

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Tootsie -- hv Post
Tootsie -- An unemployed actor with a reputation for being difficult disguises himself as a woman to get a role in a soap opera.

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Alternate Names:
Dorothy Michaels

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  1. Tootsie (1982) Played by Dustin Hoffman / Dustin Hoffman (as Dorothy Michaels)
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  1. Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (2006) Played by Dustin Hoffman / Dustin Hoffman (as Dorothy Michaels)

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From Tootsie (1982)
Ron Carlisle: I'm afraid you're not right for this role. Thanks for coming by.
Dorothy Michaels: Why am I not right, Mister Carlisle?
Ron Carlisle: I'm trying to make a certain statement and I'm looking for a specific physical type.
Dorothy Michaels: Mr. Carlisle, I'm an actress. I'm a character actress. I can play it any way you want.
Ron Carlisle: I'm sure you're a very good actress. It's just that you're not threatening enough.
Dorothy Michaels: Not threatening enough? Listen, you take your hands off me or I'll knee your balls right through the roof of your mouth! Is that enough of a threat?
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