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Clifton Collins, Jr.

Clifton Craig Collins Jr. is an American actor. After starting in 1990, with small roles in film and on television, Collins gained attention for his performance as Cpl. Ramon Aguilar, a prisoner "serving" under an imprisoned general played by Robert Redford in the 2001 film The Last Castle. His extensive work includes featured roles in films such as One Eight Seven (1997), Traffic (2000), Capote (2005), Star Trek (2009) and Pacific Rim (2013). Collins extensive work on television series includes Crisis Center (1997), Thief (2006), which earned him a Primetime Emmy Award nomination, The Event (2010–2011), and Westworld (2016–2020).

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I'm so busy trying to be other people. You start acting just as soon as you walk into the door of that casting office. You can't just be yourself because they don't want to hire you.
I love researching, whether it's old Western documentaries or old Western country singers or John Ford Westerns, which are heavily influenced by family values, which so many of these country songs are related to.
I didn't just grow up in one environment, so it was easy for me, as a child, just to imitate and just be all these different people. — © Clifton Collins, Jr.
I didn't just grow up in one environment, so it was easy for me, as a child, just to imitate and just be all these different people.
I think it's not a big secret that I like to work a lot. I really go out for projects when I find things I'm passionate about.
I love researching, whether it's old Western documentaries or old Western country singers or John Ford Westerns, which are heavily influenced by family values, which so many of these country songs are related to. I'm having a good time doing that, and writing some treatments and hoping to bring a new style of music video to the country genre, that is starting to become very poppy.
Directors have been trying to get me to do comedy for a long time, ever since One Eight Seven.
We all have our demons, even if we say we don't.
Comedy is great; you get to laugh! Life is so serious.
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