Took part in NY Times "Times Talk" panel on "Ensemble Acting" with fellow cast members Alec Baldwin
and Tom Sturridge
from their Broadway drama "Orphans'.
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[on acting and his role in Alpha Dog
(2006)] "It is cathartic. You do learn a lot. This part in particular was a lot of realizing where man's weaknesses, where my weaknesses, are. The best direction that Nick gave me was, "you're a fast car that doesn't handle well." So I just went for it. But if I try to over-intellectualize it, my heart leaves it. Because when I was in it, I was possessed."
Risked his sight while filming Alpha Dog
(2006) by adding glaucoma drops to his eyes for much of the shoot to dilate his pupils, making him appear to be high. He'd hide in the bushes at night and cover his eyes between takes to keep the lights from shining into them and also had to talk to director Nick Cassavetes
with his eyes closed.
Intense acting style