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    VIDEO: Patton Oswalt

    Patton Oswalt, star of "Big Fan," talks with Backstage.com about his new film, his worst audition ever, and what the future holds.

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    A Standup Guy

    Bobcat Goldthwait is virtually unrecognizable from the crazy, screeching persona he created in the 1980s.

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    'Taking' the Lead

    Demetri Martin is one of the hottest comedians working today, with 12 years of standup and a 2007 Comedy Central special under his belt, and now his own TV series.

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    The Greatest

    During his four decades in the entertainment business, Robin Williams has been a standup comedian, a TV phenomenon, a box-office sensation, a "serious" performer, an Oscar-winning actor, and a critical pariah.

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    Shantel VanSanten: A Back Stage Exclusive

    In this BackStage "Actor2Watch" exclusive, Shantel VanSanten of "The Final Destination" shares her thoughts on acting and getting roles.

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    Acting as Ecstasy

    I'm not a Method actor," says André De Shields. "It doesn't serve my bliss."

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    Deja View

    Playwright Brian Christopher Williams was terrified of Anita Bryant. Granted, a 69-year-old, twice-bankrupt former Miss America is the last person you'd expect would strike fear into anyone's heart.

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    'Mad' About Them

    Jon Hamm and John Slattery were journeyman actors, having trod the boards and made countless guest appearances on TV series.  Then a basic-cable show called "Mad Men" changed their careers and lives.

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    From the Ground Up

    Jennifer Cetrone was a working actor, landing roles on TV and a few films, and performing regularly with East L.A. Classic Theatre.

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    From Sir with Love

    Currently one of the great living legends of British acting, knighted for his service in 1997, Donald Sinden is not shy about telling firsthand tales of actors he has admired.