If you have not watched this brilliant audition for ET by Henry Thomas, then you have to.
The film ET - Extra-Terrestrial was directed by Steven Spielberg and released in 1982. It is a story about Elliot, a boy who befriends an ET.
Henry Thomas played the role of Elliot in the film. He auditioned at the age of nine where he delivered a captivating performance. His natural acting and his improvisation are impressive especially performing at such a young age. And of course, with no doubt, he got the job instantly.
As the director states, “Okay, kid you got the job”.
He won the Young Artist Award and received Golden Globe Award, BAFTA Award, and Saturn Award nominations for this film.
Henry Thomas is currently 50 years old, and has been currently working on Tv series and films