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Jeff Goldblum, Independence Day Resurgence, 2016

Twelve lessons in cool from Jeff Goldblum

Dress to impress, get a catchphrase, hang with the cool kids and more top tips for those looking to ape the awesome actor

By Tom Huddleston

Jeff Goldblum is the reigning king of weirdy Hollywood cool. As his latest alien-bashing blockbuster 'Independence Day: Resurgence' hits UK cinemas, here's what we can learn from the delightful 63-year-old. 


Smile like you mean it.


Never be afraid to express yourself in public.


Always dress to impress.


Don’t just dress hip. Walk hip, too.


Make sure you’re seen with only the coolest people.


And by coolest, we mean COOLEST.


Know how to impress a potential date.


Get yourself a catchphrase…


…or two.


Don’t hide your light under a bushel.


They say smoking isn’t cool… they’re wrong.


Most importantly: in all that you do, be happy.

Read our interview with the coolest man in Hollywood


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