Ben Stiller Had a Crush on Brooke Shields and Learned Magic From Slydini

by W Magazine Team

In this Screen Tests interview, Ben Stiller (Brad’s Status, The Meyerowitz Stories) tells the “cringy” story about his first audition (when he repeatedly mispronounced ‘bris’), his crush on Brooke Shields, taking magic lessons from The Great Tony Slydini, his ’70s pets, his futuristic-sounding porn name, and his first kiss at summer camp.