This is the weekly feature where I feature an actor and discuss three of my favourite performances by him/her. Feel free to make suggestions for upcoming weeks in the comments for actors for me to feature here. This week I will feature Val Kilmer.
Val Kilmer is an actor who’s seemed to be a part of every kind of cinema that you can imagine. He’s done the horrible 80s teen movies (Real Genius), he’s done the amazing role that should’ve landed him a Golden Globe nomination (Kiss Kiss Bang Bang) and he’s been the teen heartthrob that all you younger ladies want (Top Gun), but for some reason he’s never gotten a Golden Globe or an Oscar nomination. What makes him even better in my eyes is that he never seems beneath poking fun at himself by doing a completely over the top ridiculous role, like in Bad Lieutenant: Pot of Call – New Orleans. So he’s this week’s Actor of the Week: