Dean Haspiel and Zach Galifianakis – Separated At Girth

separatedBored To Death is a new HBO comedy starting this weekend, based on a story by Jonathan Ames, and starring Jason Schwartzman as the writer, Ames. It also has one character that certain industry types may find familiar, a cartoonist played by Zach Galifianakis. He's based on ACT-I-VATE founder Dean Haspiel, who drew Ames' graphic novel The Alcoholic. I'll be ready with a torrent and a geek checklist come Monday…

In a strange twist of fate, Dean is actually the more attractive, thinner one on the left.

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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