Here’s Chris Pine Doing Shakespeare in a Scottish Accent for Stephen Colbert — Watch
Friday brings a chance to see two hours of Chris Pine speaking as if he grew up thousands of miles away from California.
Still, his character in “Outlaw King” did live a few centuries before the time of Shakespeare.Wednesday night on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” Pine talked about how, even with that gap in timelines, reciting some classic verse helped him nail down the tricky brogue for his daily work as Robert the Bruce.
When Colbert pressed him on giving the audience a little taste, Pine offered up a few quick lines.Of course, Colbert prompted him with a little bit from “Macbeth” (don’t read this post out loud if you’re backstage somewhere), sliding right into the “Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow” speech from the last act of “Macbeth.”For those unfamiliar with the historical basis for the “Outlaw King” story, Pine also dons his
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