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[on performing in the horror movie Cell 213
(2011)]: I was only on the set for about 10 days but I was trying for some edgier stuff, some different decisions. I asked the director what this guy was about, what he does, and he said 'He smells people'. So there were scenes where I really did a lot of sniffing. I spent a lot of time breathing people in and flaring my nostrils.
Initially, Bruce refused his breakthrough role in St. Elsewhere
(1982) because he was filming the movie Another Chance
(1989) but managed to work on both jobs simultaneously for several weeks.
Often plays sneering villains