Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzSenate panel deadlocks over Biden pick to lead DOJ civil rights division Yang: Those who thought tweet in support of Israel was 'overly simplistic' are correct CNN asks Carol Baskin to comment on loose Texas tiger MORE (R-Texas) didn't miss a beat while acting out a scene from his favorite movie, "The Princess Bride."

During a recent taping of "Candidate Cafe" with radio station WMUR in New Hampshire, the Republican presidential candidate did impressions of characters played by Billy Crystal, Carol Kane, and Mandy Patinkin in the 1987 film.

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Cruz, who once aspired to be an actor, according to The New York Times, recited the movie's lines from memory.

"That's why I love that movie," Cruz said. "My media team is now having a heart attack."