Never afraid to give everything to his role, Adrien Brody has quietly established himself as one of the finest actors in Hollywood. While not traditionally stunning like Brad Pitt
or Tom Cruise
, Brody's understated handsomeness and emotionally deep performances combine to make him all the movie star those two are.
Adrien Brody on Houdini and his American dream
By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Adrien Brody, wrapped in chains and canvas straightjackets, dives deep into the stormy waters of illusionist and escape artist Harry Houdini's personal life and public crusades in the television miniseries "Houdini." The two-part series, which debuts on Sept. 1 on U.S. The 41-year-old Oscar-winner for 2002's "The Pianist" spoke to Reuters about how Houdini ...Adrien Brody Has No Time for Your Facebook Friend Request
Specs Who Adrien Brody Age 41 Accomplishments Stars as Harry Houdini in History?s two-part biopic, Houdini (airs Sept. 1 and 2 at 9 p.m.); winner of the Academy Award for Best Actor in The Pianist (2002); founder of Fable House production company Base New York and Los Angeles > What?s the first information you consume in the morning? I try to gather my thoughts and then I turn to my emails ...Adrien Brody?s next trick: turning into Houdini
Before Adrien Brody was an actor, he did magic tricks. And on Sept. 1, Brody will return to the screenA Minute With - Adrien Brody on Houdini and his American dream
By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Adrien Brody, wrapped in chains and canvas straightjackets, dives deep into the stormy waters of illusionist and escape artist Harry Houdini's personal life and public crusades in the television miniseries "Houdini." The two-part series, which debuts on Sept. 1 on U.S. The 41-year-old Oscar-winner for 2002's "The Pianist" spoke to Reuters about how Houdini ...Adrien Brody probes the passions that propelled Houdini
As I watched Adrien Brody's portrayal of the title character in Houdini, I thought to myself, ?Harry Houdini was an addict.? Not with substances. But what was he addicted to? Fame? Adrenaline? Danger?Adrien Brody performs tricks, shticks of the Great Harry Houdini
Erik Weisz, son of an unsuccessful immigrant rabbi from Hungary, settled in Appleton, Wis., became a world-famous magician and escape artist and changed his name to Harry Houdini.Harry Houdini Role Is Childhood Dream Come True For Adrien Brody
Actor Adrien Brody jumped at the chance to portray Harry Houdini onscreen because he was fascinated by the legendary illusionist as a child and wannabe magician.Adrien Brody Can't Escape Death as Harry ?Houdini? in Miniseries Trailer (Video)
Oscar-winner Adrien Brody is mesmerizing in the trailer for History's ?Houdini? miniseries as the master illusionist and escape artist. Harry Houdini made magic cool, and his legend continues to wow and amaze audiences nearly 90 years after his death. ?Houdini costars Kristen Connolly, Tom Benedict Knight and Eszter Onodi. Produced by Lions Gate Television and A&E Television Networks, it was ...Oh, snap! Adrien Brody channels Houdini with cool pencil trick
Adrien Brody?s acting chops may have helped him land the title role of Harry Houdini in a new miniseries about the master illusionist, but his pencil chop surely sealed the deal. In a visit to TODAY Monday to chat about the project ? which goes behind the curtain to chart Houdini?s early-1900s rise to fame as a stunt performer and magician ? Brody proved he has magic powers of his own.Adrien Brody Defies Death in ?Houdini?
Time is not kind to legerdemain. As the years pass, magicians who once wowed thousands fall by the wayside as technology relentlessly advances, rendering their sleights of hand obsolete. And then there?s Harry Houdini.
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His mother is the Hungarian-born photojournalist Sylvia Plachy.
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