What Performance By A Nonactor In A Movie Or TV Show Blew You Away?

What Performance By A Nonactor In A Movie Or TV Show Blew You Away?

R. Lee's role in Apocalypse Now was small, but almost a decade later, he was again hired as technical adviser on a film, this time for Full Metal Jacket. He impressed director Stanley Kubrick so much that he was cast as drill instructor Gunnery Sgt. Hartman. His performance became legendary, earning him a nomination as Best Supporting Actor at the Academy Awards!