For his album Luminous, violinist Chris Murphy treats listeners to what he calls an indie-rock interpretation all his musical interests, from rock and ethnic sounds to punk.
And While Murphy cites singer-turned-actor Tom Waits as a major motivator, its Waits roles in movies like Domino and Coffee and Cigarettes Murphy is now modeling.
Murphy recently appeared on an episode of Foxs Til Death, and hes also lent his screen skills to Entourage, but even with his growing cast of credits, hes no silver screen star.
He explains, In this day and age, its good to be broad in your entertainment skills.
But dont expect Murphy to forget about the fiddle.
He says, Im not particularly gifted, Im just keeping the door open to more acting, but Im not giving up my day job.
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