Andy Serkis Reading President Trump’s Tweets In His Gollum Voice Is Scary Fun

Despite starring in some of the biggest blockbusters of recent years — including Lord of the Rings, the Planet of the Apes reboot series, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens — you might not recognize Andy Serkis’s face. That’s because he is a master of performance capture and his roles in those aforementioned films were as Gollum, Caesar and Supreme Leader Snoke.

On a recent visit to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to promote this weekend’s release of War for the Planet of the Apes, Serkis was asked by Colbert, a JRR Tolkien superfan, to read some of President Trump’s tweets in his iconic Gollum voice. And it was incredible. Maybe even better than when Mark Hamill did the same thing in his Joker voice…