Michael Clarke Duncan does an amazing performance in his audition for ‘The Green Mile’.
In a video posted by Warner Bros. Michael Clarke Duncan goes through lines with Tom Hanks.
‘The Green Mile‘ centers on the lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift.
The film was nominated for four Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for Michael Clarke Duncan, Best Picture, Best Sound, and Best Adapted Screenplay.
In July of 2012, Duncan passed away due to a heart attack in Los Angeles. Michael Clarke Duncan was an American actor, best known for his breakout role as John Coffey in The Green Mile, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe. He was also recognized for his appearances in motion pictures such as Armageddon, The Whole Nine Yards, The Scorpion King and Daredevil, as well as voice acting roles in works such as Brother Bear, Kung Fu Panda & Green Lantern.
Check out Michael Clarke Duncan’s audition below: