The Late Movies: 8 Tap-Dancing Actors
Here's a confession, _flossers. If I could learn to do anything, it would be to tap dance. I just love the way it sounds and looks. I'm always on the hunt for famous people who can tap, tap, tap across the screen. Here, a roundup of some of my favorite dancing actors.
The star of West Wing and Psych is a talented tap dancer. See him face off in a dance battle at Comic-Con 2010.
Well, we didn't say it had to be good tap dancing …
True story: It is awfully hard to find a video of Danza dancing, because of the band Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza. In this clip from his talk show, you get to see professional dancers and Tony jumps in at the end to show off his skills.
Pennies from Heaven is set in Chicago in the 1930s. Walken puts on his dancin' shoes.
Hines was dancing semi-professionally by the age of 5, but it wasn't until later that he caught the acting bug. Here he is in White Nights.
To perform this scene in Chicago, Gere took tap lessons for three months.
I wish I could walk down stairs like this.