Classically-trained British thespian Andy Serkis is famous for being the <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2011/08/hyperbole-check-did-rotpotas-motion-capture-really-create-the-missing-link" target="_blank">man pretending to be a chimp</a> learning to become a man who taught us all what it means to be human in Rise of Planet of the Apes, grunting and pooping in a grey leotard as many a producer hailed his performance as "So, so brave," clapping slowly in awe, eyes welling up with tears.