25.07.2019-719 views -Vince Vaughn Acting Research
Vince Vaughn Acting Analysis
After watching the film " Old School” for the first time back in 2004, I knew immediately I had witnessed the funniest comedic performance I had ever seen by a guy named Vince Vaughn. His witty charm, sarcasm and overall interaction with the other characters turned " Old School” into my favorite comedy up to that point. When I saw the film " Wedding Crashers” a few years later, Vaughn was equally funny even though his character was quite different from his character in " Old School”. Vaughn's comedic performances impressed me enough to pick up a film from Blockbuster called " Swingers” which starred him alongside John Favreau. Again, Vaughn's character was different, but his wit, sarcasm and unique line delivery. He has a history of cranking out Hollywood hits because of his ability to make people laugh. Vince Vaughn's style of delivery, wit, sarcasm and character interaction make him an extremely successful comedic actor. Vaughn grew up in Buffalo Grove, IL and got involved in acting early. As a tenyearold, he participated in community youth theater and loved acting. He moved to Lake Forrest, IL as a freshman in high school where he played sports until his
junior year in 1987 when he was involved in a fairly serious car accident. After that, he decided he wanted to become an actor. He landed his first job in 1988 when he did a commercial for Chevy during the Super Bowl. In 1989, he landed a couple television roles but generally struggled to find work and faced a good amount of rejection. He did a few independent films in the early 90's but none received much commercial success. But in 1996 he did the film " Swingers” with John Favreau who he met at a previous job. It was well received and achieved success, but was still an independent film and did not reach too wide of an audience. Vaughn continued to get roles through the early 2000's and eventually got the...