Friday’s Mental Exercise

Stand in front of a mirror, picture a favoured actor and try to capture their mannerisms and facial tics, for example the Robert De Niro trout mouth, the Christopher Walken head bob or that sharky Jack Nicholson grin that gives the impression that he wants to chew the elastic from your underpants while rifling through your wallet.

For the advanced class: do the above while reciting one of their speeches in your mind in their voice.  Under no circumstances speak out loud.

Because I said so.

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5 thoughts on “Friday’s Mental Exercise

  1. Does Robert DeNiro’s “trout mouth” refer to the way he is constantly pursing his lips and chin to the point of
    distraction from his role? Tom Selleck has an equally annoying habit on TV’s Blue Bloods. Did you notice?

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