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The Acting Class (2000)

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A comedy about an exceptionally dysfunctional acting class. Playing unsuspecting college students Holder and Hennessy set off to find the most influential acting teacher of the decade and ... See full summary »

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Amanda Smythe / Jill / Anonymous
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Ken Murton ...
Ken LaPoubelle
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Jacquie Everton (as Jacqueline Hennessy)
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Will Bennett
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Paolo Conte
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Martin Ballsac
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A comedy about an exceptionally dysfunctional acting class. Playing unsuspecting college students Holder and Hennessy set off to find the most influential acting teacher of the decade and soon discover a heralded guru named Kenneth LaPoubelle. After a visit to Ken's class and a series of interviews with his present and former students we realize that Ken's reputation might exceed his talent. A raw, documentary style depiction of the dark side of the teacher/student relationship. Written by Jill Hennessy & Elizabeth Holder

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