Mark Pellegrino on working for Meisner

Sanford Meisner taught for a while at Playhouse West, where Mark was a student. As Mark’s teacher knew the class would be full of Hollywood actors who were more interested in using Meisner’s name to impress casting agents than learning from him, he hired some of the students — including Mark — to work as bouncers. One of the benefits for Mark was watching Meisner teach classes, though he stopped watching the scenes themselves because they sucked.

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