Time to Make Brian Bendis a Little Jealous

So, after conducting a four hour interview with Terrific Production LLC's Andrew Rev, heavily condensed over here, I decided I deserved a treat. So I have booked babysitters and am taking the missus to see David Mamet's new play Bitter Wheat, with a certain John Malkovich at front of stage.

Time to Make Brian Bendis a Little Jealous

Now I know what a big fan of the playwright Brian Bendis is, and much of his earlier work was very influenced by Mamet's dialogue writing style. Bitter Wheat, for now, is only on in London's West End. Where I am. Where he is not.

So, for the very first – and possibly last – time, Brian Bendis is currently jealous of me. It may only take a millisecond. But it should be enough…

I mean, Aaron Sorkin is almost as good…


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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