Every great actor has his sharpest tool: Olivier’s Shakespearean diction, Brando’s troubled insouciance, Streep’s confident subtlety. For Tracy Morgan, it’s taking off his shirt. Inspired by his real-life proclivity, Morgan is the best in the business at wringing a laugh out of removing his top. In protest of Cop Out, in theaters tomorrow, in which Morgan tragically keeps his shirt on the whole time (and with respect to this, which we found while Googling “tracy morgan shirtless” for this slideshow), we present a comprehensive analysis of how the comedian wields his weapon, both in and out of character.
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