It must be hard, as an actor, to maintain a level of gravitas when you’re stuffed into gray jammies and covered in ping pong balls. Here are some of the best behind-the-scenes motion capture images that transform even the most prestigious actors into complete dorks. I could, of course, dedicate this entire list to the amazing Andy Serkis. He is the king of ping pongs.
Willem Dafoe and Samantha Morton— John Carter
Andy Serkis — King Kong
Seth MacFarlane — Ted
Andy Serkis — The Hobbit Or Some Other Tolkien Film, Don’t Hold Me To It
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn
Michael Jackson — Ghost
Steve Buscemi — Monster House
Andy Serkis — Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes
Billy Crudup — The Watchmen
That Dog — ????
Angelina Jolie — Beowulf
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Matt Lucas And A Stand-In — Alice In Wonderland
Zoe Saldana — Avatar
Bill Nighy, etc. — Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest
Savion Glover — Happy Feet
Ellen Page — Beyond: Two Souls (Video Game)
Taylor Lautner — Twilight 6? 7?