In the installation, the British Thespian would sleep in a glass box in the museum with nothing but pillows and a water jug.
Brooding British Thespian Henry Cavill (famous to Showtime fans of The Tudors) is on tap as the new Superman.
His sublimated rage at Madonna notwithstanding, he is happy to defend her as a Thespian.
1670s, "of or pertaining to tragedy or dramatic acting," from Greek Thespis, poet of 6c. B.C.E., the traditional father of Greek tragedy. The names is literally "inspired by the gods."
"an actor," 1827, from thespian (adj.). Short form thesp is attested from 1962.