Slater's 'No Natural' Comedian, Claims Co-Star

Hollywood actor CHRISTIAN SLATER is a terrible stand-up comic, according to his ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST theatre co-star MACKENZIE CROOK.

THE OFFICE funnyman Crook is currently starring with Slater in the London West End production at the Gielgud Theatre and the pair recently performed a series of late-night comedy shows after hours.

Crook, an accomplished stand-up comedian, says, "Christian struggles, to be honest. He's got great stage presence and a likeable persona, but he finds all the jokes a bit difficult.

"I don't blame him - it isn't easy. But I wouldn't say he's a natural."

01/12/2004 17:12

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Tags: Christian Slater - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Mackenzie Crook - The Office


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