account_circle by Bruce J. Friedman
Novelist, playwright, short story writer and Oscar-nominated screenwriter for Splash (1984), Bruce Jay Friedman published his first novel Stern in 1962 and is most famlously known for his off-Broadway hit Steambath (1978) and his 1978 novel The Lonely Guy's Book of Life.


The Thespian

Issue No. 141 ~ February, 2009

""Somebody offered me a part in a movie." "Why?" she asked, somehow managing to squeeze two syllables out of one word, in the manner of teen actresses in the sitcoms that Harry denied watching. Harry was disappointed by the question. Wasn't a daughter supposed to think her father could do anything? Every time Harry thought he had the hang of having a daughter, he was back at square one."