Kevin Kline and Stephen Colbert: A Shakespeare Competition (Video)
Tony and Academy Award winning actor Kevin Kline visited “The Colbert Report” July 27, ostensibly to promote his upcoming film “The Extra Man.” But the interview soon works into a friendly competition, first in the art of enunciating, and then in the effort of acting Shakespeare with only facial expressions and a grunt. No “crutch of words and iambic pentameter” for these guys.
The competition begins around the 3:35 mark. To enjoy it, and the rest of the interview, look below:
— Thomas Peter