And that's kind of all you need to know.
The Golden Globe-winning actor dropped by the show today to talk about the new season of "Damages," among other things. We also got him talking about how Lebowski fans still shout "WALTER!" at him from time to time.
I had the good fortune of photographing him before his interview in our greenroom, and he was absolutely gracious. I told him one of my favorite films was 1986's inexplicably odd and totally cool "True Stories," which stands as David Byrne's only foray into directing. If you haven't seen it, then by all means do so. Hey, it was good enough for Radiohead.