Harvey Keitel, A Director's Actor
Harvey Keitel may be one of the most versatile actors of his generation.
Harvey Keitel is one of the most versatile and prolific actors of his generation. This stage-trained actor, who is regarded by many as one of the greatest method actors ever, has had the privilege of working with a Who's Who of directors over the course of his long career including Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, Abel Ferrara, Quentin Tarantino, Jane Campion, Spike Lee, Robert Rodriguez, Wes Anderson and Paolo Sorrentino. One could also say that these directors have had the privilege of working with him. Not content with being "just" a great actor, Keitel has also been a lifelong supporter of independent cinema. Let's look back at the memorable performances resulting from his collaboration with these admired directors.