He travelled to London and soaked up the best productions in the West End. They served their time as jobbing actors in New York City.
Eventually, a pal persuaded him to try for the Harvard programme. Like I say, people still ask me if I’m still acting. Now, they can live life at their own pace with their two children. I am not involved at all with that.” This is interesting.
We moved out of the city 13 years ago and it’s the best thing I ever did. I don’t have to work when I don’t want to.” Zahn has recently been lured from the scythes and sheep dip to play a significant character role in the excellent Everything you see on screen was acted out by Zahn using the motion-capture techniques that Andy Serkis, who returns as the charismatic Caesar, has made so much his own. I got there and realised: my God, I actually have to become an ape. It’s harder.” This is surely not where Steve Zahn expected to end up.Photographic illustrations of Steve Zahn are copyright by their respective holders.The images are published with permission or as allowed by the copyright law's fair use or quotation provisions.“You don’t go to ART if you want to be a movie star,” he says. It wasn’t until I was working with other actors that I thought to ask about movies. But I couldn’t get arrested on TV.” That’s not quite true. There are entire movies I’ve done that offer nobody that reference. I’ve worked with Jennifer Aniston since and it’s amazing how she’s able to shake all that stuff off.” That was 1995. “It’s very relevant to what’s going on now,” he says. These days, publicists urge film stars to get on Twitter and Facebook. ’ Fly into another country and spend time talking about yourself? “You go there if you have ambitions to be a great actor. Among his first high-profile roles was as Phoebe’s ice-dancer husband on ,” he says. A year later he was charmingly ingenuous in Tom Hanks’s rock’n’roll romp . “It’s all to do with the lack of empathy and so on. If you’re not Instagramming your porridge then you are in danger of slipping from the conversation. But, yeah, whenever you do TV shows – if it’s network – then that’s when they’ll say: ‘Oh come on. I am not into that and I never will be.” Yet Zahn is not an antisocial chap. If any copyright holder objects to an image being included, please notify us and it will be removed immediately. There are no theatrical predecessors in his family, but his dad, a Lutheran minister, believes that he and Zahn are – if viewed from a certain oblique angle – both in the business of communication. “I met my wife in 1990 when I was on the national tour of . So people automatically think it all must have gone south for me. “We have always lived in the country,” he says in his quirky, angular way.Robyn Peterman is an actress and she is famous for her role in the role movie named Boys & Girls.Edit He has also been honored with Sundance Film Festival once in his life.