A BLINK TOO FAR
Sunday People|August 22, 2021
Caine’s odd acting tip made him ‘look a psycho’
Halina Watts

MICHAEL Caine used to frighten everybody by not blinking – and not a lot of people know that.

The screen legend, 88, confessed he spent eight years avoiding closing his eyelids so he would look more convincing on screen.

Sir Michael, veteran of more than 130 films, including A Bridge Too Far, picked up the tip from a book, Teach Yourself Film Acting.

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