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Q&A: Michael Rapaport on new film

Originally Published: July 22, 2011
By Scoop Jackson | Page 2

If you ask Michael Rapaport if Philadelphia Phil -- the Philly Eagle-lovin' character he played in "Big Fan"-- is sorta-kinda like him, he'll say sorta-kinda but not really.

The difference is the real Rapaport is a sports fan, but not a sports fanatic. There's a fine line differentiating the two. And in his directorial debut film -- "Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest" -- Rapaport had to balance his time between documenting the dynamics of one ...

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