7 of the Best and Worst Renditions of Allen Ginsberg

From John Turturro to Daniel Radcliffe, a handful of actors have played the iconic gay Beat poet. Which one was the best?

BY Tiara Chiaramonte

October 24 2013 3:11 AM ET

Unless Jeff Goldblum decides to play Ginsberg, David Cross might be the most fitting actor — at least in the looks department — to portray the poet. Cross had a small cameo as Ginsberg in the Bob Dylan biographical film I’m Not There.