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"Kirk Lazarus" - Tropic Thunder

by Nicholas Sammond

In this short clip, Speedman watches as Access Hollywood reports the lated news on Kirk Lazarus, with Maria Menounos guest appearing and talking about the actor's controversial methods when taking on his roles. The reel depicts Lazarus comparing the work of acting to any type of labour accomplished by someone in society, and revels in his tools being the tools which stimulates human emotion onscreen. The last section of the news footage depicts a surgery room, with Lazarus emerging from a highly problematic procedure to "become" a black man for his latest film role as the African-American sergeant. Lazarus is overjoyed at his own blackface transformation.

"Kirk Lazarus" - Tropic Thunder

In this short clip, Speedman watches as Access Hollywood reports the lated news on Kirk Lazarus, reporting on the controvercial procedure Lazarus had to undergo to "become" a black man for his latest film role with Speedman.

from Tropic Thunder (2008)
Creator: Ben Stiller
Distributor: DreamWorks Pictures
Posted by Nicholas Sammond
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