Plot & Details
Conor McPherson's comedy The Actors stars Michael Caine as an aging never-was performer. Anthony O'Malley (Caine) convinces young colleague and castmate Tom (Dylan Moran) to hone his craft by pretending to be someone he isn't in real life. Tony suggests that they rip off gangster Barreller (Michael Gambon). All goes according to plan, until Barreller's daughter Dolores (Lena Headey) falls in love with Tom, who is disguised as his sister's boyfriend Clive (Ben Miller). Miranda Richardson rounds out the cast as a London crime boss.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Crime and Mystery,Thriller
- Run Time: 92min.
- Distributor(s): Miramax, Senator Film
- Director(s): Conor McPherson
- Starring: Michael Caine , Dylan Moran , Abigail Iversen , Michael Gambon , Miranda Richardson
- Themes: Assumed Identities,Unlikely Criminals,Cons and Scams
- Tone: Goofy,Light,Whimsical
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (zz-zz-2004)
- Language: English