But in the meantime, it is Shakespeare's king who absorbs his attention, in a production that carries fresh relevance in the light of the revolutionary Arab protests.
''It's interesting looking at these dictators around the world,'' Spacey says, ''[and seeing] how their idea of what a king looks like is very much based on English monarchy.''
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
Spacey again - art imitates life imitates art
From a Sydney Morning Herald interview with Kevin Spacey, on playing Richard III: