newt geiszler

i like how for Pacific Rim, Guillermo Del Toro prepared the Jaeger pilots for their roles by making them go through an insanely intense workout so they would be able to lift the weighted equipment on set to make it seem like they were really piloting a giant mech, but to prepare Charlie Day for his role, he just


“You’ve got snow in your hair….” It sounds stupid and slow in his mouth, an obvious observation—they’ve just come indoors. Of course there’s snow in Newton’s hair… perched on his eyelashes. But Newton (or, rather, Newt, because Hermann has come to regard him as such in his mind more often than not, irritatingly against his will) just frowns briefly, barely a flicker of confusion, before he’s beaming.

“You do too!”