Originally Posted by Redsfaithful
Foxx, Clooney, Smith all started in TV so the jump can happen.
I think all these people will have all the work they can handle, it just might not be the $20 million a film blockbuster type of work. There's really not too much of that to go around though.
I agree it's odd though, many of these TV shows are showcasing much better acting than anything you see in the movies.
Another name: Michael B. Jordan from The Wire (and Friday Night Lights) is going to be a mega star I think, in time.
Travolta, Depp, and a little known actor named Clint Eastwood.
Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, and Belushi/Chase/Murray/Aykroyd/Murphy/Sandler/Myers/Candy