Noted ASU professor lands first acting role as a big screen villainPosted: Updated:
Theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss, who is also a cosmologist and founder of ASU's Origins Project, is not only an accomplished scientist, but also a big screen villain. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
Krauss plays "Krauss," a wheelchair-bound bad guy in Salt and Fire. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
'Salt and Fire' is slated to open next year. (Source: IMDB.com)
"As a scientist who's fortunate enough to have a public voice, what I try and do is to provoke people to think about things. And that's what I think fiction does, as well -- good fiction," Krauss said.
Krauss with Herzog, Veronica Ferres and Michael Shannon at the Toronto International Film Festival. (Source: Lawrence Krauss via Facebook)