Brad Pitt Channels ‘Eraserhead’ For ‘NY Times’ ‘Touch Of Evil’ Feature [PHOTOS]

Brad Pitt is featured on the cover of New York Times Magazine for the Touch of Evil shoot for Great Performances issue. Jokingly, Brad, said he was channelling ‘Peter Lorre – with a dose of Kramer.’

While he does bear a resemblance to the popular Seinfeld character, he was in fact featuring as the character Eraserhead in David Lynch’s cult classic 1977 film.

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A slew of other famous stars also took part in the art project. They include George Clooney, Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara Gary Oldman, Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Viola Davis, Kirsten Dunst, Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska, Adepero Oduye and Jean Dujardin.

Gosling is seen playing the Invisible Man that comes out from a painting. Mara, who portrays psychopathic Alex from A Clockwork Orange, is seen doing a reverse motion that ends at the point where she shows a mean look in the eyes.

Launch the gallery to check out all the actors featured in the shoot and watch Brad’s video…