Wednesday, August 8, 2012

The secret to looking good on TV

At one point, I asked [Kelsey Grammer] what is it about certain people that make their faces appealing on the screen while other people, who might be better-looking or more attractive in some other way, just don’t have that appeal? He answered immediately: “Head size. Most successful actors have really big heads.” Physiologically, he meant.
--Stephen Dubner, Freakonomics, on bobble heads