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[2008, on Showgirls
(1995)]) I love Paul Verhoeven
's work in Soldier of Orange
(1977), and his films. The films he's getting back to making now, you know what I'm saying? I saw those films when they first came out, and I just always wanted to work with him. I almost did Total Recall
(1990). I didn't, because I didn't want to play the bad guy in that film. But later on with "Showgirls", I hadn't ...
He got into Hofstra University on a drama scholarship and began working with its famous Shakespeare program, which includes a campus replica of Shakespeare's Globe Theater. After a time, though, he lost interest in school. Instead, he held a larger ambition: to work with the great Stella Adler
. He ended up studying with Adler for three years and also studied with Lee Strasberg
. During his ...