• Juicing, workouts and monetised self-obsession - acting ain't what it used to be

    1 month ago - By The Guardian

    Hollywood was once all about tradecraft. But not any more, as Mark Wahlberg's ridiculously brilliant daily schedule makes all too clear When the famously dissolute movie star John Barrymore died, having spent much of the last year of his life passed out at Errol Flynn's house, the brilliant character actor Peter Lorre bribed the funeral home's director to loan him the corpse for a night. Lorre, Humphrey Bogart and a couple of others sneaked into Flynn's Mulholland Drive home while he was shooting late, arranged the body in a chair near the bar, then hid and waited. When Flynn returned home...
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