11 Biographical Movies |
5 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
16 Interviews |
29 Articles |
10 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on James Dean
] Jimmy was the most talented and original actor I ever saw work. He was also a guerrilla artist who attacked all restrictions on his sensibility. Once he pulled a switchblade and threatened to murder his director. I imitated his style in art and in life. It got me in a lot of trouble.
Despite his Republican affiliations, he intentionally parodied Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
while playing the greedy, racist villain, Mr. Kaufman in Land of the Dead
(2005). He also endorsed and voted for Barack Obama
in the 2008 election, and criticized the selection of Sarah Palin
on the Republican ticket.
Often had a goatee if he had facial hair in his films