By Indiewire | Indiewire May 8, 2006 at 9:47AM
To say that it is not the face of a movie star — thick glasses framing deep, knowing eyes -- is to belabor the manifest, but Paul Giamatti's mug has become an unlikely muse for serious directors. After a career of working the sidelines, he has moved into the middle of the frame to very good effect. David Carr profiles Giamatti who stars in M. Night Shyamalan's "Lady in the Water," which opens in July.
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