As an actor, it’s probably a mixed blessing to play a real living person.

On the one hand, you don’t have to reinvent the wheel as you have access to the person with all their subtleties and quirks but on the other hand, you have to portray a compelling character without becoming a caricature. That is the delicate balance that Stephen Bishop had to manage as he played real life baseball star David Justice in the upcoming movie MONEYBALL starring Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill and Philip Seymour Hoffman.


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