has acted in everything from blockbusters like Spider-Man
to art house films like Antichrist
and Wild At Heart
. His roots, though, are in experimental theatre. He is a founding member of The Wooster Group
, and this week in Toronto he is appearing in a new opera directed by Robert Wilson, The Life and Death of Marina Abramović
. It's part of the Luminato festival, and based on the life of the celebrated performance artist who will be on Q on Wednesday
. Jian talks to the acclaimed actor about his varied career, and the allure of live performance.