Tom Wilkinson

Actor, 'Michael Clayton'

Amid the potential pitfalls of playing someone who’s manic, Wilkinson turns his “Michael Clayton” role of Arthur Edens into something exquisite. It would be impossible for the Brit actor not to get awards consideration for conveying Arthur’s joy at heedlessly rebelling against the morally bankrupt legal cocoon that has enveloped him. In fact, his performance leaves one wondering how it could have been six years since his last Oscar nom (for “In the Bedroom”).

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety