Peter Biskind

author, 'Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America'

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Journalist and author of numerous books about Hollywood, including Easy Riders, Raging Bulls; Down and Dirty Pictures and Gods and Monsters, his latest book is Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America

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