Brooklyn Heights resident/actor Paul Giamatti appeared on ABC’s Good Morning America today. In the interview to promote his new flick, Duplicity starring Julia Roberts and Clive Owen, the master thesp showed host Diane Sawyer some of the mad showbiz fighting moves he used on fellow star Tom Wilkinson during the film’s opening scene.
Regarding his famous father, A. Bartlett Giamatti, who was the youngest president in the history of Yale University and later the commissioner of Major League Baseball, the actor says there was no extraordinary pressure to excel in academics adding that he was a “pretty mellow guy”. “I read comic books and he was into comic books and stuff like that.”
Duplicity opens in theaters tomorrow.