Directed English play "Hysteria" in first American production, at the Steppenwolf Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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"I'm drawn to a character with a lack of humanity. People give reasons for being cruel or sadistic but I think it is just a lack of humanity and concern for others. I think I'm good at them because I don't like them. Audiences are attracted to them but I hate them. It's strange." - On why he enjoys playing evil characters.
Attended college with Joan Allen
who was occasionally a scene partner of Malkovich's in their acting classes. Later attended another acting class years with John Mahoney
. He encouraged both actors to join the Steppenwolf Theater Company, which they did.
Often plays menacing, sadistic villains