19 “Funny” Actors Who Gave The Most Surprising Performances In Dramatic Roles

“While the film has many comedic moments, Peter Sellers is always the straight man and plays the role of Chance the Gardener with such genuine heart and simplicity that he is always taken seriously. 

You feel for him as he makes his journey into a world he has no experience in. He feels like a real person surrounded by wacky people. Every line, every facial expression made by him is utterly captivating because he is so serious and genuine.”