He’s demonstrated the artistic legitimacy of mocap.
“I’m not going to die because I failed as someone else.”
He elevated neurosis to a comedic height rivaled only by Woody Allen.
He won every available U.S. military combat award for valor.
A dancer who became a spy and a Civil Rights Movement icon.
He was told that he wasn’t built to be a versatile actor.
“I think Comedy Central totally fucking pussed out.”
He brought charm to his bitterest characters.
“I was half-crazy with anger… a woman on fire.”
He loved a good story, no matter what form it took.
He is brilliant at blending comedy with sensuality.
Not many artists who perform in a mouse costume get taken seriously.
Creating art that is rooted in reality, not theory.
“OH BABY, YOU… YOU GOT WHAT I NEED!”
From anime to pop, this composer doesn’t think about genre.
He is the best at “overconfident because I’m overcompensating.”
“I have no desire to cuddle my audience.”
He courageously shared his sexual predilections with the world.
It’s pretty hard to call a harp player a sell-out.
He was disillusioned by the materialism of modern Japan.
An uncontrollable fit of the giggles transitioning to bitter tears.
She refused to stay silent while her people were cheated.
He was attacked by a sand-kicking beach bully…
His poetry still seems experimental and forward-thinking today.