"Lying for a Living". Brando taught an acting seminar. He hired Tony Kaye to produce. For 14 days Brando discussed acting, among other things, in front of seven digital video cameras and about 40 people. The students ranged from well-known actors to unknown aspiring actors. In attendance at various times were Jon Voight
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The only reason I'm in Hollywood is that I don't have the moral courage to refuse the money.
When cast as Colonel Kurtz in Francis Ford Coppola
's Apocalypse Now
(1979), Brando had promised to lose weight for the role, as well as read Joseph Conrad
's novel "Heart of Darkness", on which Coppola's script was based. Coppola had envisioned Kurtz as a lean and hungry warrior; the character of Kurtz in the Conrad novellas was a wraith and weighed barely more than a child despite his great ...
Often improvised his own dialogue