Matthew Modine stars as Dr. Martin Brenner in “Stranger Things.”
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“I take all the credit for my outfit, ” said star Matthew Modine, which plays Dr. Martin Brenner on Netflix’s 1980s-set “Stranger Things.”
The “Full steel Jacket” star assisted unveil the SAG’s Actor statue on Wednesday at l . a .’ The Grove shopping plaza, along side “Westworld” actress Angela Sarafyan and “Grey’s Anatomy” star Jason George.
Speaking to FN on event, Modine shared he worked aided by the costume staff of their “Stranger Things” show to elevate the form of his character to a strikingly different interpretation of just what the creators meant.
“Stranger Things” star Matthew Modine said he was influenced by John Kennedy’s cap-toe footwear when he developed their personality Dr. Martin Brenner. REX Shutterstock.
“The method it absolutely was scripted, I happened to be planning wear a beard, flannel clothing, jeans and boots — a lumberjack, ” Modine explained. “I informed them, ‘That’s not my guy. I’m going to be so clean-shaven the viewers to probably smell my aftershave.’ I’m gonna put on a suit like Cary Grant in ‘North by Northwest, ’ white hair like Robert Shaw in [‘Battle for the Bulge’], and I wished to wear cap-toe footwear like John Kennedy. I thought it might be way more powerful — he’s a physician.”
Matthew Modine had been influenced by Robert Shaw’s locks in “Battle regarding the Bulge.” REX Shutterstock.
Matthew Modine was inspired by Cary Grant’s garments in “North by Northwest.” REX Shutterstock.— join the FN Newsletter —