“The Lioness” (Doubleday), out now, struck. “I emerged from the theater into this cobalt blue sky, steaming heat. Ten minutes earlier I had been watching this movie.
And I thought, ‘My God, I love Hollywood! Why have I never written a Hollywood novel?” he says. “I knew my Hollywood novel would be set at some point in my childhood.
So I went back to a period of great social upheaval. And I didn’t want the locale to be just Hollywood. I thought, ‘What is an exotic location in 1964 where a group of Hollywood actors and their entourage could get into all sorts of trouble?’”As it turns out, Tanzania.Read more on nypost.com