I've always thought Kevin Spacey was a cool guy. It is a terribly fallible assumption, because it is based only on what I've seen of him as an actor -- it's not like I know the guy personally. Heck, I don't even know a guy who knows a guy who knows him personally. Funny how we do that with famous people, isn't it? At any rate, every now and then we hear these little 'candid' stories about actors behind the scenes, and these often serve to validate or ruin our opinions of them. Again, we are basing opinions on nothing more than a few moments of these peoples' lives. But hey, that's what happens. So here is my star story of the day, validating my opinion of Kevin Spacey as a cool dude.

According to actress Kate Bosworth, Spacey tended to spend much of his time on the Superman Returnsset heckling young actor Brandon Routh's character of Superman. Bosworth said Spacey would hijack the golf carts used to transport people and materials from set to set and chain a small Superman doll to the back of said cart. He'd then proceed to drive around the set dragging the doll behind him, while screaming absurd death threats at his character's mortal enemy. I certainly hope some of that action got caught on film by some stray cameraman and will find itself as a bonus feature on the DVD. ...
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