He recently made his directorial debut—along with collaborator Nat Faxon—on the film The Way, Way Back.
Kilmer plays shy Teddy, and Nat Wolff his out-of-control friend, Fred.
Nat Hentoff explains why we're still playing catch up with this musical genius.
I grew up on Frank SiNatra and Nat King Cole and here was this young girl, 26 or 27 years old.
He seems undaunted at tackling a number previously vocalized by the likes of Nat King Cole, Rosemary Clooney, and Sammy Davis Jr.
Nat found Mrs. Parloe sitting in an easy chair by a front window.
Nat rode at the head, with Mr. Clarendon and Melville just behind him.
The agent seemed disappointed, but he gave Nat the directions.
Nat was grateful, and conceived a warm friendship for his instructor.
"That's all," interrupted Nat, who had returned to the group.