Wed, 23 Nov 2011 20:25:11 GMT | By Anna Smith, MSN Movies
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Christian McKay as Orson Welles



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Most of the chatter around the film Me and Orson Welles wasn't about young heartthrob Zac Efron - it was about the guy playing Orson Welles. Christian McKay played the legend in his theatre-directing days, dispensing advice to Efron's young actor during a production of Julius Caesar. McKay had plenty of practice, mind you: he starred in the play Rosebud: The Lives of Orson Welles.

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