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One to Watch: Kodi Smit-McPhee Stars in "The Road"

November 24, 2009

Viggo Mortensen and Kodi Smit-McPhee have eaten bugs together. They've shivered through frigid winter air, fought off desperately hungry cannibals and walked side by side on the empty and dusty roads of some future, dystopian America.

So when the two actors, separated in age by nearly four decades, recently settled into a decidedly non-dystopian hotel suite at the Toronto International Film Festival to recall these challenging film experiences -- which they faced while playing a father and son fighting to survive, in "The Road" -- they did exactly what you might expect.

They got really, really sarcastic. Read More