John C. Reilly went full method to pull off fart scenes in "Step Brothers. The actor explained to Stephen Colbert on "The Late Show" Thursday night that he "farted on command," and was inspired to do so by master thespian John Malkovich. Both were once in the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago.
Uh, did John C. Reilly and Stephen Colbert just become best friends? Reilly — who was more a stage thespian at the time — started listing off all the actors he admired from those days, one being John Malkovich. And, uh, you can thank John for inspiring Reilly to really go big with his bodily functions while shooting the comedy with Will Ferrell. Also Read: How John C.