By Alynda Wheat Lesley Messer
May 07, 2012 12:00 PM


Anthony Hopkins first saw Psycho “on a Sunday night in 1960 in Manchester… I don’t think I’ve ever been so scared in my life.” Now he’s taking on the master director’s iconic profile for Hitchcock, a movie about the making of Psycho, costarring Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh. Transformed by makeup artist Howard Berger, Hopkins calls the film “my most exciting project since The Silence of the Lambs.”