Paul Dano, who you may remember as the mute brother in “Little Miss Sunshine,” took on a much different kind of role for his new film “The Extra Man,” co-starring Katie Holmes and Kevin Kline. To prepare for the role of Louis Ives, a struggling, cross-dressing writer, Dano took drag lessons and even competed in a transvestite beauty contest so he could fully understand his character. Gotta love those method actors. [NY Post] After the jump, some more actors who had the guts to get drag-tastic for roles.
10 Actors Who Have Dressed In Drag For Roles
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